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HSE is the national independent watchdog for work-related health, safety and illness. They are an independent regulator and act in the public interest to reduce work-related death and serious injury across Great Britain’s workplaces.
Founded in 1974, the Prefabricated Access Suppliers’ and Manufacturers’ Association (PASMA), is the recognised focus and authority for mobile access towers. As such it advances safety, standards and best practice across a wide range of sectors and represents the interests of manufacturers, suppliers, specifiers and users.
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) promotes the safe and effective use of powered access worldwide. Set up in 1983, IPAF is a not-for-profit members’ organisation that represents the interests of manufacturers, distributors, users, rental and training companies. It serves as a forum for all active in the world of powered access. IPAF has played a key role in promoting many of the design, safety and testing procedures that are now established in the powered access industry.
The #1 News and Information Source for the Crane and Lift Industry. Vertikal Press also publishes the widely read Cranes and Access magazine.
(http://www.khl.com/advertising/magazine/detail/item33609/?sector=access) Access International The only international magazine dedicated to buyers and end-users of access equipment, targeting access rental companies, contractors, utilities, industrial sector and end-users and official magazine of IPAF.
Essential reading for the specialist or site manager, Health and Safety at Work (HSW) magazine provides incisive news reports and insight into topical occupational health and safety issues. HSW keeps you on the right side of the law and ensures your workers are not exposed to unnecessary risks while maintaining high productivity. It provides need-to-know information on prosecutions and new legislation to make sure you know what you need to stay compliant.