To avoid accidents during tree trimming and felling operations, precautions are essential. The complexity of the operation is such that many assessments, both before and after commencing, should be considered to eliminate the risk of accidents.
The working environment when trimming or felling trees are prone to various hazards such as overhanging electrical hazards; being struck by branches and trunks; falling from ladders and so on. There are also significant dangers associated with the tools and equipment. Tools such as chainsaws, wood chippers and other power or hand tools required for tree removal may help manage the operation smoothly but care with handling is a must to avoid severe accidents.
In this article, we will discuss different safety procedures before and after tree trimming and felling procedures around your area. To avoid such tragedy, here are five tips that you should consider: