Tree risk management - Death on the highway

2020-06-01 8:09 AM | Admin (Administrator)

Duty holders who don't have a strategy explaining how they manage the risk from tree failure are vulnerable to legal claims or enforcement action. Even though we know the overall risk of death or serious injury from tree failure is extremely low, a number of recent Coroner's Inquests from around the world have highlighted why having a strategy in place is so important.

Death on the highway, from the Arboricultural Association's Arb Magazine (Summer 2020), takes a closer look at the importance of Tree Risk-Benefit Management Strategies to the duty holder.

NB The advert for tree risk training has been edited to bring it up to date.

First page of article of tree risk management on the highway

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