It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Evelyn Low, IPAF’s South East Asia Regional Manager who was based in our Singapore office. She passed away on 29 November 2016 following a long battle with cancer.
Tim Whiteman, IPAF’s CEO & MD, said: ‘Evelyn has been a passionate and...[more]
IMPORTANT: BoSS X-SERIES PUSH-AROUND MICRO POWERED ACCESS PLATFORMS X2, X3, and X3X - manufactured before November 2012.
In 2013 Youngman Group became aware of a single and isolated incident where a BoSS X3 Micro Powered Access Platform continued to operate after the user released the platform...[more]
The International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) 2017 will be held on 4th April 2017, in London, UK, and a judging panel of prominent industry professionals has been confirmed. The independent panel of judges consists of:
Andy Studdert: CEO of US-based NES Rentals, and IPAF president.Eline...[more]
Kent Boström has been appointed to the position of IPAF Nordic representative, and will start in this new role from 1 November 2016.
“The Nordic region is seeing fast-growing demand for IPAF’s services," said Tim Whiteman, IPAF CEO and managing director. "I am delighted that Kent...[more]
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has appointed two technical officers to add depth and innovation to its technical and safety department.Harald Fries will be based in IPAF’s Swiss office in Basel. He is an electrical engineer with a background in safety processes and nuclear...[more]
More than 120 access rental professionals attended the 10th Europlatform conference held on 22 September 2016 in Vienna, Austria. The theme was “New Generation Rental” and attendees participated in a “day of exploration and seeing things in different ways”, in the words of IPAF president Andy...[more]
IPAF members are encouraged to contribute to the European Commission's open public consultation on the ongoing evaluation of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC.
The consultation consists of an online questionnaire, through EUSurvey, available in six official languages of the European Union:...[more]