Best Practices & Safety Programs

TCIA’s safety educational programs seek to provide tree care companies with the tools and information needed to improve safety and professionalism on the job site while complying with OSHA and ANSI requirements. These programs are designed and written by arborists and are full of useful information specific to running a tree care business.

Select a program below to learn more.

TCIA Best Practices

Illness & Injury Prevention Program

Illness and Injury Prevention Program

ANSI Z133 Safety Requirements

ANSI Z133 Safety Requirements

This comprehensive safety standard is written by arborists for the arboricultural profession. It applies to employers and employees engaged in arboricultural operations. Although compliance with this standard is voluntary, the Z133 carries the force of the law in many instances in the United States.

Many of TCIA’s training programs are written with Z133 in mind, helping you verify that your employees are trained according to ANSI Z133 and OSHA guidelines.