Australian Forests and Timber
Industry-led initiatives for safety issues
AT THIS year’s AUSTimber, ForestWorks will host a session about the opportunities for industry-led initiatives to manage safety issues facing the industry.
The session will be held at the Macfarlane Burnet Room, Traralgon Service Centre, 3438 Kay Street, Traralgon, from 3-5pm (prior to the Welcome Dinner and charity auction).
• Diana Lloyd from ForestWorks will provide an update of the FOLS Skills Verification Program which ForestWorks adminsters for industry. • John Gilbert, OAM - Manager Industry Stakeholder Engagement NHVR (National Heavy Vehicle Regulator), will discuss recent road transport policy initiatives. • Sean Carlson, Principal Engineer, Engistics will present the results of the load restraint testing undertaken in Gippsland and the Green Triangle with contractors. • Paul Molenaar, General Manager, Compliance Experts will discuss his experience with developing and implementing industry wide Better Business models in other industry sectors including agriculture and transport.