The quarterly ABA meeting was held today (13th September 2022). All members attended along with David Goss from UKMHA and David Gostick from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE). During the meeting, it was agreed that the new Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) (ABA categories 1A, 1B, 3A and 3B) testing standards would be released in the first quarter of 2023.

The first draft of the standards has been completed and the technical sub-group working on the standards will meet again on 30th September 2022 to continue development. The next ABA quarterly meeting will take place on 30th November 2022 at RTITB, Telford.