The information in this news item is from the Arboricultural Association who have put together some very helpful information for people who work with trees, there is a lot more good information on their site including posters and helpful links and advice that we would recommend you have a look at to help keep you safe during these continuing difficult times.

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Updated guidance

This guidance is intended to support businesses and employers helping their staff to continue working safely during the coronavirus pandemic in line with public health guidance on social distancing.

The poster expands and updates working on site guidance issued by the Arboricultural Association in March 2020, for those continuing to work on site during the lockdown. It can be used by employers to remind staff of safe working practices and to support toolbox talks on safe working practices.

Arborists can access other coronavirus specific resources, including the coronavirus risk assessment template in our Help for Arborists resource library.