|Document ID (ISN)||76184|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG125 (rev.1)
Health and Safety Executive
||Handling and stacking bales in agriculture
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Rev.ed., July 2000. 15p. Illus. 11 ref.
||This brochure gives practical advice to all those involved in the handling and stacking of baled fodder or straw. It details most of the common causes of bale accidents and gives advice on how to avoid them. Contents: bale loading and unloading equipment; loading trailers; transport of bales; stacking and destacking bales; different types of stacks (square, rectangular, round, high-density bales); inspection of stacks; other hazards (children's safety, health risks due to manual handling). Replaces CIS 93-187.
||bale handling; training material; agriculture; safe working methods
||United Kingdom; handling and stacking; loading and unloading; safety guides; training manuals; replaced; lifting equipment
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport