From the Nation's Arboriculturalist

BS5837 - Simplifying the Tree Survey Process

Posted on May 25, 2017

When undertaking any form of construction where trees are present, the local authority requires you to provide comprehensive tree reports that fully satisfy the requirements of BS5837:2012 tree survey. Commissions range from residential gardens, single tree surveys to large commercial development site appraisals.

Finding the right company to carry out the task can be an arduous one. There are hundreds of companies offering this service which in itself presents a number of challenges:

Tree Company Gristwood and Toms Partner with Fire and Rescue Service

Posted on November 30, 2016

Gristwood and Toms recently teamed up with St Albans Fire Station to simulate an emergency incident involving a large tree falling onto a car, trapping the occupants inside.

National Tree Safety Group Launches New Website

Posted on November 17, 2016

If you have an interest in tree surgery and tree risk management, then spare a few minutes to visit the brand new website from The National Tree Safety Group (NTSG).