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 - No Comments

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 Husqvarna Brushcutter

3 November, 2017

Subscribe here (or renew your subscription) to SA Forestry…

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The old tradition of horse logging

28 September, 2017

Horse logging is an age-old tradition long since replaced…

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Subscribe and win fantastic wood book

6 September, 2017

Subscribe (or renew your subscription) to SA Forestry magazine…

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Bell and Lonagro team up in Mozambique and Malawi

6 September, 2017

Bell Equipment has announced that Lonagro Mozambique has been…

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Environmental Management Guidelines updated

6 September, 2017

Forestry South Africa (FSA) has released the third version…

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