About Us

Fernoak Tree Surgeons Ltd is an approved Arboriculture Association Contractor, established in 2004, and dedicated to providing a professional service to the highest National Standards and recognised benchmarks for our industry. Always having competent, fully trained and industry certified personnel who are skilled and passionate about executing work to BS 3998 (2010) the British Standard Recommendations for Tree Work.

  • We are qualified to carry out all types of arboriculture work with skill and expertise using Health and Safety Audits to Safeguard the Public and Our Employees, Documenting Comprehensive Risk Assessments of Site Conditions and Working Practices and foster a positive and proactive monitoring culture. We employ, wherever possible our truck mounted platform (MEWP) to reduce risk as advised by the Working at Height Regulations 2005. However, when this is not possible or practical we will operate using the latest climbing techniques.
  • We diligently comply with HSE Legislation, Statutory Requirements, and our TrustMark reinforces our Chas Accreditation and Buy with Confidence Accreditation. Plus we vigorously support compliance with current legislation on the protection of the Environment, Wild Life and Ecology.
  • Our mission and duty is to maintain and enhance the environment for the benefit of the owner and community. We are concerned about the environment and will co-operate with Council Tree Officers to maintain our tree population and add to the public’s enjoyment.
  • Our business has been assessed and vetted and found to be competent to carry out tree work to the highest standard demanded by our ARB Accreditation and by Local Authorities, Prestige Property Owners, Managing Agents, Commercial Owners, Schools, Churches, and Residential Owners.
  • Fernoak has built a strong reputation for supplying a high quality and competitive service with its dedicated teams who are polite and conscientious. Our teams will always exercise care and attention to minimise disruption and leave the area clean of debris.
  • Importantly, we have invested heavily and own and operate a 18 tonne Grab Loader, 26 metre Truck Mounted Platform and the latest Chippers, Stump Grinders, Tipper Trucks and employ six monthly Loler tested Machinery and Equipment.
  • Our Company philosophy and business strategy is to provide the best organised, safe, competent and cost effective tree services to our clients so we are therefore able to provide a comprehensive Tree Care Solution which is backed up by a National Standards of Excellence.
  • Fernoak Tree Surgeons Ltd carries a £10,000,000 Public Liability Insurance Trust Policy and we operate within a twenty mile radius of Bracknell covering principally East Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire.
  • For free quotations and advice on any tree works call 01344 645554 or d4rty@btinternet.com

Our Aim is Caring for Trees of Tomorrow

  • Our mission and duty is to maintain and enhance the environment for the benefit of the owner and community. We are concerned about the environment and will co-operate with Council Tree Officers to maintain our tree population and add to the public’s enjoyment.
  • Fernoak will exercise a duty of care under our ARB Approved Contractor Accreditation to check with the Local Authority on whether there are any Tree Preservation Order TPO’s before carrying out any tree works.
  • Importantly our Company Philosophy and Business Strategy is to provide the best organised, safe, competent and cost effective tree services to our clients so we can  provide a Comprehensive Tree Care Solution which is backed up by  National Standards of Excellence

Health and Safety

  • Fernoak Tree Surgeons Ltd is an approved Arboriculture Association Contractor dedicated to provide a professional service to the highest National Standards which are the Recognised Benchmark for our industry. Always having competent, fully trained and industry certified personnel who are skilled and passionate about executing work to BS 3998 (2010) the British Standard Recommendations for Tree Work.
  • We have acquired a range of expert knowledge and are qualified to carry out all types of arboriculture work with skill and expertise.
  • This embraces using Health and Safety Audits to Safeguard the Public and Our Employees, Documenting Comprehensive Risk Assessments of Site Conditions and Working Practices and foster a positive and proactive monitoring culture. This strict regime minimises risk which is paramount in our business operations and our dealings with the public and our employees.

Fernoak Health & Safety Policy States

  • We are committed to provide strict control of Health & Safety Risks arising from our work activities. This provides electronic tracking of documentation of suitable and sufficient risk assessments, maintaining safe and healthy working conditions, providing and maintaining safe plant and equipment including PPE, ensuring safe handling and safe use of substances that may be harmful.
  • Importantly this also ensures employees are competent to do their tasks and given adequate training, instruction and supervision. This is a proactive system which includes reviewing and revising as necessary which can lead to improvements of operations and our safety policy by open consultation.

We are certified for Lighting & Guarding under the New Roads & Street Works Act 1991 which is a mandatory requirement for work adjacent to any highway

Staff Training and Development.

  • Fernoak is committed to help raise standards within our industry and in the process develop the skill base of our teams.
  • We believe it is imperative to adopt best practice by Employing, Training and Updating of Industry Certificated Personnel, who are Competent in their roles and regularly participate in Industry Technical and Practical Courses going towards their CPD Continuous Professional Development.
  • This is an essential element of our ARB Approved Contractor Accreditation to continually up skill our employees to improve their competency technically and improve their practical skills.