14 members are now part of IPAF in Turkey. In less than one year since the appointment of a Turkish rep, the number of members doubled.
The last addition is Borusan Makina ve Güç Sistemleri, one of the distributor companies operating under Borusan Group is in operation in Turkey as well as in...[more]
The shortlist for this year’s International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) has been revealed, following the judges’ meeting on 7 February in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
This year’s awards ceremony is hosted in the UK and winners will be announced at the dinner and awards gala dinner on 4 April 2017...[more]
Members are formally advised of the 33rd Annual General Meeting of the International Powered Access Federation which will take place at 09.00 hrs at the Hilton London Wembley Hotel, Lakeside Way, Wembley, London, Middlesex, HA9 0BU, UK on Tuesday, 4th April, 2017.
Access and safety experts from the US, China and the UK will be among the speakers at the 2017 IPAF Summit, which is being held on 4 April in London, with John Garrison Jr, President of Terex, making the keynote address. The theme of this year’s IPAF Summit is “Safety by Leadership”, and confirmed...[more]
Rigorous inspection and maintenance regimes are vital to the safe operation of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs), IPAF, the leading voice of the powered access industry, has said, after a rental company manager was jailed for two years over safety failings that led to the death of one...[more]
The IPAF vehicle-mounted manufacturers technical committee met at the end of 2016 to discuss the latest technical and safety issues. Manufacturer members from across Europe met at the Hotel Cosmopolitan in Bologna, Italy, on 23 November and enjoyed a specially arranged networking event, hosted by...[more]
The new Singapore Standard SS 616:2016 code of practice for safe use of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) was launched at an event on 15 November 2016 in Singapore. The standard covers the safety requirements for the protection of persons working with MEWPs including the basic safety...[more]