Working with trees and in woodlands can be a risky business. The combination of heights, power tools and large pieces of timber falling creates an environment in which the possibilities of getting hurt are increased by an order of magnitude.
Old Oak Tree Care understands the risks involved and does all it can to reduce risks to people and property.
The health and safety of staff, property owners and the general public as well as property will always be discussed with the site owner before work commences. Special protection for features or delicate items can also be arranged.
Work in areas of public access may require, signage, traffic lights, restricted access or extra staff to control movement.
Old Oak Tree Care holds a health and safety policy, comprehensive generic risk assessment and health and safety policies for all of the activities it undertakes.
Old Oak Tree Care has been
certified as ‘compliant’ by CHAS, the Contractors Health and Safety Scheme.
The company has been approved as a contractor to Shropshire Council and is a Competent Contractor for the Forestry Commission.