Tree Surgeons in Warminster
We take health and safety extremely seriously - you have to in the tree surgery industry. Each job needs to be planned, thought about and all the risks need to be assessed which is why we carry out a risk assessment and team brief at arrival of each site every day. There are many unprofessional and rogue tree surgeons that don't take it seriously and they put not only property at risk but also their staff and the public at risk of injury and death. Please ask us for our health and safety policies, how we will undertake your specific task and how we are insured.
Tree Surgeons in Warminster, Bath and Wiltshire
To carry out these complex and dangerous tasks we use ropes, harnesses and other related equipment so we can carefully control the descent of branches and timber. This equipment must be regularly inspected and records are kept conforming with the HSE 'Lifting Operations and Lifting equipment Regulations 1998' (LOLER) and with the 'Provision and use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER). Ours is always up to date and we use the latest techniques and equipment to make sure we undertake the work the safest as well most efficient way.
We are fully insured, public/products liability insurance to £5,000,000 and employers liability cover to £10,000,000 with Arbinsure, please ask for details, we carry a copy of our insurance in all vehicles.
We are able to provide method statements and specific site risk assessments for any commercial and domestic works.
All staff are trained, qualified and hold relevant NPTC certificates and work to British standard 3998 unless otherwise specified. They are also issued with the relevant PPE that should be used in tree surgery. We always have a rescue climber working with any other climber at all times and an emergency plan should the worst happen.
All staff work in accordance with the guidelines set out in the Arboricultural Associations' publication 'A Guide to Good Climbing Practice' and the HSE Working at Height Regulations 2005.
All our full time staff are first aid qualified and there are at least two members of first aid trained staff on site at any one time.
All our machinery and equipment is regularly updated and therefore, as safe and compliant as possible as well as working to the noise and vibration limits set by HSE.
As tree surgeons in Bath, tree surgeons in Malmesbury, tree surgeons in Frome, tree surgeons in Bradford-on-Avon, tree surgeons in Warminster, tree surgeons in Trowbridge, tree surgeons in Devizes, tree surgeons in Chippenham, we provide the latest advise and the best in health and safety planning to make sure there is no risk to property or people. This is a high risk business and so it is important that you as the customer choose the most competent and best qualified to undertake your tree surgery, shrub or fruit tree pruning or hedge trimming.
On board all of our vehicles we have a copy of our waste carrying licence, issued by the Environment Agency, that all tree surgeons must have in order to carry off any green waste of any description: