Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Tree Care Industry

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Water. Rest. Shade.

Tree care companies provide services such as pruning, removal, plant health care, cabling and bracing, transplanting, consulting, fertilization, and lightning protection.

Hazards and Solutions

Provides references that aid in recognizing some of the hazards that may be encountered by tree care professionals.


Safety and Health Programs

Provides information that can help employers develop and implement a safety and health program.



Tree care hazards are addressed in specific OSHA standards for recordkeeping and general industry.


Additional Resources

Provides links and references to additional resources related to the tree care industry.



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