Safe Loading and Unloading of Hay Bales


Workplace Health and Safety Queensland in consultation with the Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA) have created these guidelines for the safe loading and unloading of hay. This information may be used as a guide for staff and employees looking for assistance on how to safely load, unload and stack hay. This guide also touches on bystander safety, being wary of powerlines and falling from heights.

This information should be used as a guide only. Anyone looking for further information should contact their local WHS provider for further information. 

Download the Safe Loading and Unloading of hay guidline here or click on the image below.