Developments in forest safety

Bateson, Julian
August 2014
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2014, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p39
The article examines the developments in forest safety in New Zealand from 2008 through 2014. Topics discussed include the finding from WorkSafe, the workplace health and safety agency, that the current 46 injury rate for the first five months of 2014 was about half the rate in same period in the previous six years. Also mentioned are the March 2014 Independent Forestry Safety Review, as well the review team running a series of workshops on forest safety.


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