When: Wednesday 17th July 2019
Time: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Location: QAA Head Office: 26-40 Delancey Street, Cleveland (Conference Room 2 – enter via main reception doors)
Classroom briefing on Work, Health & Safety (WHS) issues regarding work-site tools and equipment used is day-to-day tree work and the implications of a mismanaged site or the if tools are incorrectly used.
Discuss the important use of job safety analysis and toolbox meetings.
- Tasks when arriving to work-site (Crew leader, climber and groundsman).
- Communicating and setting up the job site allowing for smooth and safe tasks to be completed in an efficient manner and all involved knows their roles and responsibilities.
Work-site simulation of tree work including rigging of branches handling as efficient and safe as possible to maintain an efficient and safe work site. Discuss communication between staff members.
- Real Rigging scenario with target landing
- Examine forces demonstrating some interesting rigging scenarios that could easily overload systems and cause failures in either equipment or the tree itself. Which leads to the what if the worst-case scenario happens!
Correct use of wood-chippers and manual handling. Conversation on stump grinders and chainsaws.
To be efficient, safer and practically organised on the work site
Increased awareness of potential risk and how to avoid or eliminate them
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