OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 34 Forestry

Section 522 Road warnings

A worker must not fell a tree within the range of a road travelled by other workers or the public unless

(a) a designated signaller is on the road to warn those approaching and to stop traffic until the tree is down and it is safe to continue, or

(b) there are 2 flags or warning signs at the side of the road at a distance of 30 metres to 90 metres from each approach to the place where the tree is to be felled.