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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Husqvarna Heros video featuring ‘Beast’ Mtawarira

18 September, 2020

Husqvarna has partnered with Sharks and Springbok rugby icon…

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Download the latest SA Forestry magazine

4 September, 2020

Download SA forestry magazine July edition for free and…

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Blue Sky Awards call for submissions

19 August, 2020

The deadline for entries in the local leg of…

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World Forestry Conference 2021: call for abstracts

6 August, 2020

The XV World Forestry Congress (WFC) will be held…

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Used oil pollution threat

30 July, 2020

Contaminated oil is dripping into agricultural land across South…

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