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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Colin Dyer… looking back on a distinguished career in forestry research

24 July, 2017

Prof Colin Dyer is retiring after almost two decades…

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Invitation to participate in the development of the South African Forestry Assurance Scheme

17 July, 2017

Invitation to forestry stakeholders to comment on the scope…

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Forestry South Africa shares practical tips for fire season

10 July, 2017

The destructive nature of fire and the loss to…

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DANA Africa Forest Industry Investment Conference

4 July, 2017

The 2nd DANA Africa Forest Industry Conference will be…

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7th Forest Science Symposium

4 July, 2017

The 7th Forest Science Symposium is being held in…

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