The new ANSI A92 Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Design, Safe-use and Training suite of standards is set for publication in spring 2017. The CSA standards have now been approved and will be issued imminently. In both cases the industry will have a 12-month grace period to become compliant....[more]
The final line-up of speakers at the 2017 International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Summit in London has now been confirmed, comprising access and safety experts from the UK, China and the US, including John Garrison Jr, President of Terex, who will make the keynote address. With a theme of...[more]
IPAF is demonstrating the importance of getting the basics right when using MEWPs for managers or operator at this year’s Conexpo in Las Vegas. IPAF is also highlighting key new requirements in the upcoming ANSI and Canadian standards to assist visitors to the stand in what they need to...[more]
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has experienced another year of sustained growth around the world, which has seen international membership rise by 6.6% year-on-year, a 12% increase in annual turnover and global training delivery up by 9.4%.
A total of 158,727 people...[more]
Who is qualified to maintain Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) is one of the questions that has been vexing the powered access industry for some time, now the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has taken the first steps towards developing internationally recognized qualifications...[more]
The theme of IPAF’s Lift Safety Zone at Conexpo 2017 is going “back to basics” in search of greater safety and best practice across the industry. IPAF will be demonstrating the importance of getting the basics right when using MEWPs, whether you’re a supervisor or operator. IPAF will also be...[more]
Access and safety experts from the US, China and the UK will be among the speakers at the 2017 IPAF Summit, which is being held on 4 April in London, with John Garrison Jr, President of Terex, making the keynote address. The theme of this year’s IPAF Summit is “Safety by Leadership”, and confirmed...[more]