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Tree-climbing operations.

Overview

This leaflet includes advice for climbers on safe working practices for treeclimbing operations, climbing procedures and how to use some common climbing aids. It also includes advice on the responsibilities of ground staff. Treeclimbing work is subject to the requirements of the Work at Height Regulations 2005 and the guidance in this leaflet is applicable where a risk assessment has determined that climbing is the appropriate access method to undertake the work.

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Arboriculture, Forestry, Treework, Climbing

Notes

PLEASE NOTE: THE WEB VERSION IS NOW REVISED 2

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Author
HSE
Date of Publication
2009
Publisher
HSE Books
Length
6 pages
Format
Web version only
Series Code
AFAG401REV1
ISBN
9780717663422
Stock Code
AFAG401REV1
Copyright Status
Open Government Licence
Tree-climbing operations.