Lincolnshire Tree Services: Fully qualified NPTC, BS3998 Tree Surgeons, Health and Safety Experts
Lincolnshire Tree Services
Market Rasen. 01673 838901
Lincoln. 01522 717530

Qualifications / Health and Safety

Health & Safety for Tree Surgery

Lincolnshire Tree Services operates a rigorous Health & Safety Policy, carrying out industry standard risk assessments for every job. Our Health & Safety Policy, Method Statement, Risk Assessment, Equal Opportunities and Environmental Policy are available for inspection and submitted with any commercial tender. We achieved CHAS accreditation in April 2010 and adhere to PUWER/LOLER and COSHH plus other industry practices. 

Professional Qualifications NPTC, BS3998, CSIS - the works!

We have several teams comprising of highly talented climbers carrying out British Standard pruning as standard to skilled machinery operators, dedicated live lining and shut down teams, grass cutters, hedge planters and plain hard grafters. We are regularly audited with both on site spot checks and bi-annually by our clients and have achieved significant improvements with each audit. We have scored 5 'excellent site with proactive safety culture evident, compying with all requirements' on LCC/Mouchel highways and traffic site safety inspiection report. Although Lincolnshire Tree Services' risk assessment forms has been praised by contractors, we self audit as company policy and constantly look for ways to improve our training and health and safety delivery. Here is just a selection of the qualifications we hold:

Agricultural Tractor (Y1023343)
Arboricultural Dismantling Operations
Basic Electrical Knowledge (UA1)
CHAS accreditation
Chainsaw Cross Cutting & Felling Small Trees
CISRS
CITB
CPCS
CSCS
CSIS
CSR
CS40 Carry Out Pruning Operations
CS41 Section Felling
CS47
COSHH
Felling Large Trees
Felling Medium Trees
Felling Windblown Trees
First Aid
First Aid Skills and Knowledge
Level 2 Brushwood Chipper Operations (100/1680/6)
Level 2 Competence in Chainsaw Related Operations (100/2911/4)
Level 2 Plant Operations (100/5750/X)
Level 3 Utility Arboriculture
Manual Handling
Mobile Elevated Work Platform (T1023348)
Safe Use of Pesticides Level 2
Signing, Lighting and Guarding
Site Safety Awareness (Y1023326)
Specialised Plant and Machinery Operations (100/3570/9)
Streetworks, Excavation and Reinstatement (6156/01)
Stump Grinding Operations
Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue
Using a Chainsaw from a Rope and Harness (A/101/7907)
VTA

Director James Kendall holds a Bsc Hons in Landscape Ecology and HND in Agriculture. Ben Redford completed half a year of an ND in Landcaping and Horticulture before taking a practical route to specialist pruning. 4 members of Lincolnshire Tree Services are Visual Tree Assessment (VTA) and Quantified Tree Risk Assessment (QTRA) trained with others soon to take these professional courses for tree reporting. 

As a company we are working towards Arboricultural Association membership and have started on an Environmental Management System (EMS) to gain BS8555 and strengthen cleaner, greener ways to work.

Lincolnshire Tree Services Ltd, Jim's Yard, Bully Hill Top, Tealby, Market Rasen LN8 6JA
Market Rasen: 01673 838901 Lincoln 01522 717530 VAT Reg. 886 7004 92 Co. Number 5069359 Email: office@lincolnshiretreeservices.co.uk

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