IPAF MEWP Safety & Standards Conference

Changsha International Convention and Exhibition Center, Changsha, China
16 May 2019

The IPAF MEWP Safety & Standards Conference is taking place on 16 May 2019 at the Changsha International Construction Machinery Exhibition (15-18 May). 

Hear from a range of speakers on international manufacturing and safety standards. Leading industry experts from Europe and America share the latest activity on the standards that shape MEWPs.


10:00 Registration  
10:30 Welcome & Safety Briefing 
IPAF involvement in International Standards
Tim Whiteman, CEO & Managing Director, IPAF
10:45 The Full Suite
Design, Safe Use and Training standards in the United States and Canada
Tony Groat, North America - Regional Manager, IPAF
11:15 MEWP Design in China
A few key points for MEWP designing in China
Teng Rumin, Dalian University of Technology
11:45 Chinese Standard System
The Shortcut to fully understand the Chinese MEWP Standard
Bai Ri, China Representative, IPAF
12:15 Lunch  
13:30 What next for Europe?
Design standard EN280
British Safe Use standard BS8460:2017
Andrew Delahunt, Director of Technical & Safety, IPAF
14:00 The most stringent in Asia Pacific
Australian Standards AS/NZS 1418.10
Mark De Souza, Safety & Regulation Manager, Haulotte
14:30 Are controls ergonomic and intuitive?
The new standard for Operator's controls: ISO 21455
James Clare, Senior Designer, Niftylift
15:00 End of Conference  

The conference will be hosted by Raymond Wat, South East Asia Regional General Manager, IPAF.
The programme may change without notice.



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