Riggs Tree Service Safety

At Riggs Tree Service, safety is our #1 priority! From the first day a new employee arrives they are subjected to the safety standards set forth by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), the American National Safety Institute (ANSI) standards and policies implemented from within the company.  This ensures that all employees can perform the task at hand, as safely and efficiently as possible.  By employing ISA certified arborist, as well as Certified Tree Care Safety Specialist, Riggs Tree Service provides team collaboration throughout the company.  This provides an opportunity for all employees to voice their opinions to help the company achieve the common goal of putting safety first.

In Field Training         

Riggs Tree Service employees have the added benefit of trained safety professionals assisting in the field.  This in-field training provides employees with numerous benefits to aid in their ability to grow within the company.  Various types of training are offered to our employees including the following:

  • First Aid/CPR
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Chain Saw Use & Safety
  • Aerial Rescue
  • Chipper Training
  • Aerial Lift Training
  • Rigging Techniques
  • Temporary Traffic Control
  • Work Zone Hazards