Are you a ... forestry worker?
- Forest machine operator:
Everyone who operates forest machines should take a practical assessment and gain qualifications to use the machines safely.
- First aider:
There should be enough trained first aiders and facilities on site to help casualties of illness or injury immediately
If you plant trees, you must minimise the risk of injury and ill health to yourself and your colleagues when using manual tools for tree-planting.
Pesticides can cause skin and respiratory problems. If you spray pesticides you must be trained and competent to do the work.
- Quad bike rider:
Everyone who uses a quad bike (a sit-astride all terrain vehicle) must receive appropriate training to operate the machine safely and do the tasks required.