Chapter 296-54 WAC

Last Update: 8/22/17

SAFETY STANDARDS—LOGGING OPERATIONS

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296-54-501Scope and application.
296-54-503Variance.
296-54-505Definitions.
296-54-507Employer's responsibilities.
296-54-509Employee's responsibility.
296-54-511Personal protective equipment (PPE).
296-54-51110Head protection.
296-54-51120Eye and face protection.
296-54-51130Hearing protection.
296-54-51140Hand protection.
296-54-51150Respiratory protection.
296-54-51160Leg protection.
296-54-51170Foot protection.
296-54-51190Highly visible clothing.
296-54-513Arrangement of work areas and emergency contact.
296-54-515Accident prevention program.
296-54-51510Safety and health meetings.
296-54-51520First-aid training.
296-54-51530First-aid kits.
296-54-517Lockout/tagout procedures.
296-54-519Miscellaneous requirements.
296-54-520Chain shot awareness and prevention.
296-54-52001Chain shot awareness and prevention training.
296-54-52003Cutting system inspection.
296-54-52005Cutting system maintenance.
296-54-52007Cutting system operation.
296-54-521Motor vehicles.
296-54-523Inspection and repair of equipment and vehicles.
296-54-527Seat belts.
296-54-529Overhead electrical lines clearance.
296-54-531Truck roads.
296-54-533Road pioneering and earthwork.
296-54-535Hand and portable powered tools.
296-54-537Chain saws.
296-54-539Falling and bucking—General.
296-54-53910Falling and bucking—Falling.
296-54-53920Falling and bucking—Bucking.
296-54-53930Falling and bucking—Danger trees.
296-54-53940Falling and bucking—Springboards and tree jacking.
296-54-541Tree pulling.
296-54-543Mechanized falling.
296-54-545Climbing equipment and passline.
296-54-547Rigging—General.
296-54-54710Rigging—Inspection.
296-54-54720Rigging—Molles.
296-54-54730Rigging—Shackles.
296-54-54740Rigging—Straps.
296-54-54750Rigging—Blocks.
296-54-54760Rigging—Hanging blocks.
296-54-54770Chokers and butt rigging.
296-54-549Selecting spar, tail and intermediate support trees.
296-54-551Raising and lowering portable spars or towers.
296-54-553Metal spars.
296-54-555Metal spar guyline safety straps.
296-54-557Wire rope.
296-54-55710Wire rope—Cutting.
296-54-55720Wire rope—Splicing.
296-54-55730Wire rope—Attaching end fastenings.
296-54-561Guylines.
296-54-563Guying tail/lift trees.
296-54-565Intermediate support trees.
296-54-567Rigging skylines.
296-54-569Anchoring.
296-54-571Releasing spiked guylines and spiked skylines from anchors.
296-54-573Logging machines—General.
296-54-57310Logging machines—Chipping in woods locations.
296-54-57315Logging machines—Exhaust pipes.
296-54-57320Logging machines—Glass.
296-54-57325Logging machines—Brakes.
296-54-57330Logging machines—Outriggers.
296-54-57335Logging machines—Hydraulics.
296-54-57340Logging machines—A-frames.
296-54-57345Logging machines—Moving.
296-54-57350Logging machines—Tractors and skidders.
296-54-57355Logging machines—Protective structures for operators.
296-54-575Landing area.
296-54-577Yarding, skidding, landing.
296-54-579Log decks.
296-54-581Helicopter logging—General.
296-54-58110Helicopter logging—Landing.
296-54-58120Helicopter logging—Yarding.
296-54-58130Helicopter logging—Fueling area.
296-54-583Loading logs.
296-54-584Tongs, hooks, grapples.
296-54-585Cross-haul systems.
296-54-587Self-loading log trucks.
296-54-589Log trucks—General.
296-54-58910Log trucks—Brakes.
296-54-58920Log trucks—Trailer hitches and safety chains.
296-54-58930Log trucks—Reaches and bunks.
296-54-58940Log trucks—Stakes, stake extensions and chock blocks.
296-54-58950Log trucks—Wrappers and binders.
296-54-58960Log trucks—Miscellaneous requirements.
296-54-58970Log trucks—Steered trailers.
296-54-591Stationary log truck trailer loading.
296-54-593Log unloading, booms, and rafting grounds—Storage and sorting areas—General.
296-54-59310Log unloading, booms, and rafting grounds—Water dumps.
296-54-59320Log unloading, booms, and rafting ground—Boom and rafting grounds.
296-54-59330Log unloading, booms, and rafting grounds—Boats and mechanical devices on waters.
296-54-59340Log unloading, booms, and rafting grounds—Dry land sorting and storage.
296-54-601Signals and signal systems.
296-54-603Electric signal systems.
296-54-604Radio signaling permits.
296-54-605Radio systems used for voice communication, activation of audible signals, or control of equipment.
296-54-607Radio signal systems—Specifications and test procedures.
296-54-701Wood spar trees.
296-54-70110Wood spar trees—Guylines.
296-54-70120Wood spar trees—Passlines.
296-54-70130Wood spar trees—Straps.
296-54-705Truck and equipment maintenance shops.
296-54-707Labor camps.
296-54-99002Appendix 1—Signals.
296-54-99003Appendix 2—Sample minimum lockout/tagout procedure.
296-54-99004Appendix 3—Industry consensus standards.
296-54-99013Appendix 4—Various types of cable logging systems.
296-54-99014Appendix 5—Wooden tree yarding and loading systems.
296-54-99015Appendix 6—Sample chain shot training program.
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