BS 3998 Recommendations for Tree Work
BS 3998:2010 gives general recommendations for tree work, and guidance for owners of established trees,
agents of the owners, and those responsible for planning, specifying and undertaking work on maturing trees.
Covers Tree surgery, Landscaping, Arboriculture, Forestry, Silviculture, Trees (plants), Urban and rural
works, Pruning, Safety measures, Machine tools, Sterilization (hygiene), Bracings, Guying, Occupational
safety, Agricultural safety, Protective clothing, Fire safety, Agricultural chemicals, Fertilizers, Soil