Health and safety

It’s like running a marathon every day

June 27, 2012 - No Comments

Over the past decade, there have been a number of studies done in South Africa on the ergonomics of forestry work. All studies reviewed present a similar finding: that there is a severe mismatch between the physical demands of certain types of forestry work and workers' capabilities...

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Safety requirements for excavators in forest operations

June 27, 2012 - 1 Comment

One of FESA's key stakeholder groups is its Mechanised Harvesting Working Group, which includes contractors and equipment suppliers, and provides a platform for members to get together, discuss and commission work aimed at advancing the efficiency, safety and cost effectiveness of mechanised harvesting...

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Subscribe and win a Husqvarna brushcutter

20 September, 2018

Subscribe or re-subscribe to SA Forestry magazine HERE and…

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1,3 million tonnes paper recycled in 2017

20 September, 2018

Last year the paper recycling industry along with conscientious…

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Don’t miss AGFO Expo 2018

5 September, 2018

Don’t miss the 2018 Agriculture and Forestry Expo (AGFO)…

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Forestry Training Indaba

21 August, 2018

The Forest Industries Training Providers Association will host the…

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Advanced forestry valuation course

14 August, 2018

Stellenbosch University, in collaboration with Margules Groome Consulting from…

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