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New Zealand Journal of Forestry (2017) 61(4): 42–44
©New Zealand Institute of Forestry

Professional Paper
Update on forest safety initiatives

Fiona Ewing *,1

1 National Safety Director, FISC, Wellington. Email:
*Corresponding author.

Abstract: After 10 forestry workers were killed on the job in 2013, an independent review drafted a blueprint for lifting the industry’s safety performance. This plan included the creation of a peak body - the Forest Industry Safety Council - to champion safety improvements. A year on from its establishment, FISC National Safety Director Fiona Ewing provides an update on its work.
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