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 to the SA Forestry 2021 Annual for just R175

25 November, 2020

Dear SA Forestry Readers, SA Forestry magazine – like…

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SA Forestry goes digital from 2021!

25 November, 2020

Download the final edition of SA forestry magazine for…

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High profile delegation visits Sappi Saiccor Vulindlela expansion project

25 November, 2020

The Sappi Saiccor mill situated in Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal hosted…

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Sounds of the Forest

25 November, 2020

Timber Festival (UK) has commissioned cutting edge musicians Erland…

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NMU gets showcase CLT building

24 November, 2020

After almost 150 years of concrete and steel, the…

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