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Agenda for the 19th AFAG meeting

Health and Safety Executive
Agriculture Industry Advisory Committee
Arboriculture and Forestry Advisory Group

The 19th meeting will be held on Wednesday 11 May 2011 at Forestry Commission HQ, Silvan House, 231 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, EH12 7AT - 10.30 hrs - 16.00hrs. Coffee from 10.00.

  1. Welcome / Apologies for absence
  2. Minutes of 18th meeting (6 May 2010) - (AFAG Action Note 18)
  3. Matters arising
  4. New HSE Strategy - AFAG11/01
    - IAC review
  5. Review of AFAG Projects (AFAG/10/02) - Project Leaders                                                                                                         
    To review and update Progress Report in particular:
    - Training and Certification
    AFAG 805
    European Chainsaw Certificate (AFAG11/02)  
    - Edge Trees
    - Treework near OHPLs
    - Management Framework
    - Large Trees
  6. Lunch
  7. Communications - Sector        
    - Forestry Summit - organisation of event
    - APF
    - Arb/Forestry SHADs
    - FOD training programme                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  8. Standards Work - Hans Fairley/James Brown/Sector - Verbal update on current work
  9. Members Items
  10. Date and venue of next meeting
  11. Any Other Business

Previous AFAG minutes and papers are available on the AIAC / AFAG webpage

Updated 2011-08-19