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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Carbon tax has forestry industry fuming

3 October, 2019

The Carbon Tax came into effect on 1 June…

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Bell wins Exporter of the Year award

26 September, 2019

Bell Equipment won Exporter of the Year Award (Large…

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Sappi joins PEFC

26 September, 2019

Sappi has become an International Stake-holder member of the…

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SAF Subscription Prize Winner

27 August, 2019

Congratulations to Stephen Keyser of Rosewood Farm, Eston, winner…

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Subscribe and win Canon EOS M50

19 June, 2019

SUBSCRIBE or renew your subscription to SA Forestry now…

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