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January 31, 2023

Joe’s blog: Migrant Workers, Certification Update, WorkSafe Consultation Pasifika migrant workers were critical to completing last year’s silviculture programme and are becoming an increasingly essential part of the forestry workforce. So...

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SafeStart 2023 resource

December 15, 2022

One thing we know in forestry is that the 2 weeks after the holidays end are a high risk period for accidents. That's why we need to start the year safely. We can learn from how sportspeople approach getting 'match-fit' again at the start of...

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Access to discounted counselling, working in bad weather

August 1, 2022

Got a worker with a problem? Not sure what to do? This might help. Safetree has signed an industry level arrangement that gives forestry people access to professional counselling services at a discounted rate. Contractors, forestry owners...

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Certification update

July 15, 2022

The cost of certification is going down The cost of Safetree Certification is being lowered for Contractors. As Safetree Certification is not-for-profit, funding secured will subsidise the annual cost to Contractors. Funding subsidies are...

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