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Title: Feller-buncher Operator Breaks Power Line

Author: Thompson, J.;

Date: 2014

Source: Safety Alert 14-S-6. Forest Operations Review (May 2014): 33

Publication Series: Magazines or Trade Publications

Description: On a summer day in the South, a rubber-tired feller-buncher operator was performing a first thinning in a pine plantation. The feller-buncher was working in a new area of the stand, removing the take-down row and thinning the two rows on either side. The trees were approximately 15 years old, and there was a relatively thick layer of underbrush. The stand of timber surrounded the landowner’s home.

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Thompson, J. 2014. Feller-buncher Operator Breaks Power Line. Safety Alert 14-S-6. Forest Operations Review (May 2014): 33. 1 p.


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