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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Forestry minimum wages on the rise

13 March, 2017 IMG_6763

An Agreement on the Introduction of a National Minimum…

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Subscription Competition Winner

9 March, 2017 James-Ballantyne---Stihl-Pruning-Saw---December-2016

SA Forestry Subscriptions Lucky Draw winner James Ballantyne of…

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Subscribe & win this fantastic coffee-table book

9 March, 2017 Remarkable-Trees-of-South-Africa-FRONT-COVER

Subscribe to SA Forestry magazine now and stand a…

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All poised for fantastic Focus on Forestry

8 March, 2017 Focus-pic

The new Focus on Forestry, organised by CMO, NMMU…

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Greenpop Reforest Fest – win a trip to Overberg!

17 February, 2017 GreenPop-Reforest-Fest-2016_2

Buy your tickets to the Greenpop Reforest Fest and…

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