Our Environment CloseHealth & Safety
We acknowledge that our activities have an impact on the environment both locally and globally. As a consequence of this, we are committed to caring for the environment and to continuous improvements in performance and the prevention of pollution and protect wildlife. We regard these aims, alongside compliance with all legal requirements relating to the provision of aboricultural services, as setting the minimum standards of environmental performance. Where it is financially practical, we use the latest technology to aid our environmental performance.
We are fully committed to health & safety and all our staff and sub-contractors are fully qualified and experienced in the operations they undertake. We undertake refresher / update training on a regular basis to ensure all our staff are kept up-to-date on the latest techniques & technologies.We wholly embrace the contents of this company health and safety policy and have clearly communicated its contents in detail to all our staff. We review the policy, and associated procedures, on a regular basis to check their effectiveness.
1st Call Trees has Public Liability insurance of £10 Million Pounds and Employers Liability insurance to the same value.
Our team members are NPTC certified in every aspect of arboriculture. We always appoint a dedicated lead supervisor for each project, the team is then chosen based on certification requirements and ability ensuring each project is completed in a professional and timely manner.
Our fleet comprises of : 1 x Valtra T series tractor with 8.5 meter crane and 12 tonne timber trailer, 3 x Unimogs with large capacity tipping body, 1 x Unimog Forwarder with 6.5 meter timber crane, 4 x Tipping lorries for roadside waste removal, 1 x land-rover for off road access, 2 x 4WD mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPS) for remote access over rough terrain ,1 x Heizohack chipper capable of chipping whole trees, 8 x Chipper ranging from a 7″ road tow-able, 8″ track mounted and up to a 12 ” PTO driven , 3 x Stump .Grinder