New York Lumberman's Insurance Trust Fund
Loss Prevention Department

The Loss Prevention Department's mission is to reduce and eliminate all accidents by establishing, maintaining and improving standards.

Our services include:

On-site visits
Accident investigation
Spot checking of noise levels
Evaluation of ergonomics
Machine guarding

Proper implementation and practice of safety standards

W. J. Cox Associates, Inc.
9600 Main St, Suite Three
Clarence, NY 14031-2093

Phone: (716) 759-9606
Fax (716) 759-9607

Certificates of Insurance

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30 AM -  4 PM EST

Improving Safety Performance workshops (ISP)
Cooperative Job Safety Analysis (JSA): A tool that integrates safety with operating procedures, fosters hazard awareness, removal and/or control, improves on-the-job training and guides accident review.
Proactive Accident Investigations (PAI): A process that engages all employees as problem solvers with a focus on all accidents, costs, causes, and prevention efforts.

Game of Logging (GOL)
A process which promotes awareness of:
Proper chainsaw use
The 5 point felling techniques
Proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Lockout/Tagout workshops
A training program that:
Identifies how and when to apply lockout/tagout
Identifies how to verify lockout/tagout has been completed
How to read and understand OSHA's Lockout/Tagout Standard

Hazard Communication workshops
This training program is based on a simple concept - that employees have both a need and a right to know the hazards and identities of the chemicals they are exposed to when working. The training program will cover:
The chemicals you deal with
How to read a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
How to protect yourself when dealing with chemicals (PPE)
How to read and understand OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard

The Planer Truth is an employee-oriented newsletter that is sent to the employee's home four times per year
The Kickback is an employer-oriented newsletter that is sent to the employer's place of business six times per year

Loss Prevention Video Library
Training videos that are available on a loan basis to members of the New York Lumbermen's Insurance Trust Fund.