Tree Risk Management

Tree ownership carries a legal obligation for reasonable and proportionate management, in order to maintain a degree of associated risk that is as low practicable. Arboriculture takes a common sense approach to managing trees, in order to maximise the benefits that they provide. National guidelines advocate for an acceptable balance between tree benefit and risk.

The potential consequences of an accident related to tree failure is a cause for concern for tree owners. Our goal in this respect is to provide you with peace of mind.

Whether you are an individual tree owner or hold responsibility for many trees, we can help you to develop a defensible strategy that is proportionate to your circumstances; plus advise on how to allocate your resources to where they are most needed.

On the basis of a suitable strategy, we can assist further by carrying out targeted formal and/or detailed inspections of trees to help you to meet your legal obligations.