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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Land claim settlement favours landowners

4 December, 2019

Agri SA is elated about the outcome of the…

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FSA updates Environmental Guidelines

4 December, 2019

Forestry South Africa (FSA) has released the 2019 edition…

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Subscribe and win a Consol Solar Jar

4 December, 2019

We are giving away 5 Consol Solar Jars to…

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Celebrating all things wood at Knysna Timber Festival 2020

4 December, 2019

The Knysna Timber Festival will be celebrating its 8th…

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Predicting the movement of wildfires and prescribed burns

4 November, 2019

Watch in awe as the US Forest Service executes…

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