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IPAF Publishes New Guidance on Using MEWPs in Public Areas

NEW GUIDANCE outlining the key principles and ways to reduce likely risks when using Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) in public areas and near...

Third Trade Association Signs Up to Common Assessment Standard

BUILD UK has welcomed the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) as only the third UK Trade Association member to recognise the Common Assessment Standard...

HMRC Answers IPAF FAQs on End to Red Diesel Rebate

SECURING ADDITIONAL GUIDANCE for the powered access industry on the upcoming end to the rebate on red diesel for plant machinery, the International Powered...

IPAF Forms New International Safety Committee

A NEW INTERNATIONAL Safety Committee (ISC) has been created by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), to assist in globalising standards. The new committee is...

Global Safety Report Highlights Need for Near-Miss Data

THE LATEST IPAF Global Safety Report analyses the main causes of serious injuries and fatalities occurring when using powered access machines to conduct temporary...

New MEWP ePAL App for Training Certification

OPERATORS OF MOBILE elevating work platforms (MEWPs) and mast-climbing work platforms (MCWPs) is bringing training certification into the digital era. The International Powered Access Federation’s...

New Toolbox Talks Focus on Fall Protection Equipment

NEW TOOL BOX TALKS on fall prevention and protection equipment on sites are now available from the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). There are two...

Sustainability Key to Building Back, IPAF Summit Hears

SUSTAINABILITY, DIGITISATION and new technologies are key to building back from the coronavirus pandemic. That’s according to presenters at this year’s Summit of the...

Powered Access Key Part of Supply Chain During Lockdown

POWERED ACCESS OPERATIONS remain a vital part of UK construction, facilities, processing and logistics supply chains, and companies should continue to operate during the...

MEWP Load and Unload Training Revamped in Response to Accidents

INFORMATION GATHERED from accident reports and near-misses has prompted an update to training on loading and unloading MEWPs and other plant equipment safely from...