Further to the focus on haulage and load security across a range of industrial sectors by DVSA, and a recent presentation to FISA by HSE, the strapping of roundwood is under immediate review and consultation is now ongoing with HSE and DFT to clarify the legislation.
Arboricultural Association consultation - please respond by 22 March 2019
FISA held the 2018 AGM during the APF Show on Friday 21st Sept 2018.
A good news story by Kirsty Smyth in the Southern Reporter. A Borders lorry driver says he has plenty of miles left in the tank despite being named as the oldest trucker in the world.
Thank you to those who continue to support FISA and welcome to new 2018 members, without you we couldn’t do what we do! Particular thanks to those who gave their time getting involved in various working groups. Please get in touch if you would like to get involved in any of our working groups in 2019.
FISA has recently awarded two safety awards - Forest Industry Safety Award, and Steve Dresser Award. The latter award is intended for an individual who has made a significant or noteworthy contribution to safety.