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Staying healthy during Covid, deadline for QR codes

August 18, 2020

Fiona's blog The current Covid-19 outbreak is a reminder of how important it is to look after our mental and physical wellbeing. Looking after our mental wellbeing is important because it helps us deal with the stress and uncertainty that the...

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Covid update: What forestry businesses need to do

August 14, 2020

Unfortunately New Zealand is back at Alert Level 2 until at least midnight on Friday 14 August, and the Auckland Supercity is at Alert Level 3. The Covid-19 forestry protocols are still on the Safetree website and are still current. See the...

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First-aid for forestry, drones, leadership courses

August 4, 2020

Fiona's blog In forestry we work hard to keep people safe and well. But accidents can happen, and the nature of forestry work means these accidents can involve serious injuries. That means it’s essential that forestry businesses have...

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Information on working at Covid-19 Alert Level 2

May 12, 2020

Fiona's Blog On Thursday May 14 New Zealand moves to Covid-19 Alert Level 2. For forestry-related operations, the main differences between Levels 2 and 3 are a slight easing of physical distancing requirements and the ability to travel to...

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Stay home, stay well, stay sane! social media campaign

April 1, 2020

Safetree, FISC and FICA want to support you while our country goes on its ‘stay home’ journey. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be posting interesting and entertaining videos and other resources on social media. These aim to help you and...

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Staying well during Covid-19

March 25, 2020

Fiona’s blog As you will be well aware, New Zealand will move to a level 4 Covid-19 response at midnight tonight and all non-essential industries will shut-down for at least a month, including forestry. This move is being taken to contain...

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