Safe Work Procedure – Snowmobile Operation

Natasha Birsa Occupational Health & Safety, Safe Work Procedures

Purpose/Background:

The use of snowmobile to access projects in the Northern Operations has become a common use item and operators and passengers need to ensure they are protecting themselves and other from the potential of injury and accidents.  This SWP is designed to provide some basic knowledge for potential operators and passengers.  This information does not replace training and experience, and operators and passengers need to ask questions.

Scope:

Employees that are operating or traveling as a passenger need to be aware of the material presented in this document to ensure basic understanding of the equipment’s capabilities and safe operations.