Newly released IPAF Toolbox Talks, designed to share specific safety messages on work sites, are now available. They are two short presentations with supporting Andy Access posters covering the use and inspection of PFPE when using MEWPs.
The first wave of apprentices on a new route to certifying specialist MEWP technicians have been celebrated by representatives of IPAF as they embarked on their studies at North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College.
WEBINAR IPAF – ARGENTINA & URUGUAY SEGURIDAD, PREVENCIÓN Y SITUACIÓN ACTUAL EN PLATAFORMAS DE TRABAJO EN ALTURA
La Federación Internacional de Acceso Motorizado, los invita a participar en un seminario virtual el 21 de mayo de 2021, a las 10:00 am (Hora Local Argentina y Uruguay), a través de la plataforma ZOOM, sobre seguridad en el uso de plataformas de trabajo en altura, con temas de importancia relevante para este segmento, a través de expertos de la industria.
21 de Mayo, 10:00 (Hora de Buenos Aires/Montevideo)
Harnesses and lanyards prevent severe injury or death by preventing falls from MEWPs, therefore it is essential that you check the condition and function before every use. Through use, PFPE could become damaged, worn or lose parts. These checks must be repeated before every use.
When working at height in a Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP), one of the leading causes of death and severe injury is falls from the platform. This toolbox talk looks at the risks and how to prevent falling from the platform.