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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Timber24 Zange lands specialised timber transport contract

8 May, 2017 IMG_1013

Timber 24, a subsidiary of Barloworld Transport, has joined…

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New SAF mag out now!

4 May, 2017 SAF-April-1

SA Forestry magazine, April edition, hits the road today……

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Win a STIHL Forestry Hatchet

4 May, 2017 Z-AXT1926-I005

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

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Forestry’s power couple making a difference

10 April, 2017 IMG_6312

Muedanyi and Nontethelelo ‘Nonthe’ Ramantswana, who met at NMMU’s…

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It’s now illegal to export logs from Mozambique

10 April, 2017

The Mozambican parliament has unanimously passed a bill that…

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