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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Chainsaw champs

10 December, 2018

Heinrich Rabe racked up a slew of awards with…

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Subscribe and win a STIHL forestry harness

4 December, 2018

Subscribe or renew your subscription to SA Forestry magazine…

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Used skidders for sale

30 November, 2018
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PEFC endorsement 
good news for SA

30 November, 2018

The Programme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) has…

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Subscribe and win a Husqvarna brushcutter

20 September, 2018

Subscribe or re-subscribe to SA Forestry magazine HERE and…

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