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Aged Care Facility Tree Safety

Bayside Treeworks

Providing Quality Tree Care: Ensuring Tree Safety for Aged Care Homes

Outdoor spaces at aged care homes and care facilities offer significant benefits such as improving the quality of life for elderly residents, who often enjoy spending time outside. These green spaces require proper tree care to keep them safe and beautiful, ensuring outdoor areas are safe and inviting spaces to be enjoyed.

Tree safety management should be completed by a skilled arborist, and the process begins with regular inspection and routine maintenance. Trees should be assessed for any signs of disease or damage, and if problems are detected, proper action, such as pruning or removing the tree, should be taken by experts to ensure the safety of residents and staff. A well-maintained landscape enhances the appearance of the aged care facility.

There are various tree care tasks that need to be performed by qualified professionals, from the initial planting to ongoing maintenance. When it comes to tree safety and maintenance, hiring a team of experienced arborists is the best way to guarantee a safe outdoor envinronment. Ensuring the safety of trees in an aged care facility should involve educating staff and residents about potential hazards and dangers, as well as implementing appropriate measures to prevent accidents from occurring.

Tree maintenance in nursing homes is essential to maintain the beauty and safety of outdoor spaces for the residents. A sound tree care plan should involve regular maintenance, attention to potential hazards, and ongoing collaboration between arborists and staff to ensure the safety of the nursing home and aged care facility. 

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We work with ArborSafe to provide advanced tree management solutions

ArborSafe are the states leading experts when it comes to effective tree management. After receiving the tree audit report we work with ArborSafe to provide a safe and compliant commercial area.

The Role of Tree Care Professionals and Tree Safety in Aged Care Facilities

Aged Care Homes are vital for many people who require health care and support in their daily living. They provide a safe and caring environment for those who need it, and maintaining a nursing home’s safety is important. Trees play a significant role in creating a serene and welcoming environment at nursing homes, which is why proper tree care is essential for ensuring the safety of residents and staff members.

Tree care professionals are responsible for conducting regular services to maintain the health and safety of trees in nursing homes. These services can include tree trimming, pruning, and removal of hazardous branches or debris. Proper tree maintenance is crucial since overgrown or diseased trees can pose a danger, such as falling limbs or poor visibility, which can lead to accidents that threaten the well-being of the community.

Servicing commercial and residential

Our clients include

Commercial Tree Care


Keeping children and staff safe is essential. We can assess your school and provide a report.


Like schools, childcare agencies have a strict policy on safety. Our reports can help make these environments safer.

Aged Care Facilities

Grounds are often kept with lush trees. It is important to keep all public areas clear and safe.


Campuses are generally large and provide ample areas for students to dwell outdoors. Keeping these areas safe is important.

Caravan Parks

People stay in caravan parks becuase they're safer than the rural landscapes. We want to keep them that way.

Winery estates

If it's a newly married couple taking photos on an estate or a family on a walk, keeping these large properties maintained is critical.

Hospitals and medical centres

People take loved ones for walks in the gardens around hospitals, it's critical that vulnerable people are kept safe.

Body corporate

With our $20million insurance policy, we can look after commercial and residential tree maintenance and removal.

Golf Courses

A lot of golf courses are full of trees, and not everyone stays on the fairway. It's critical that trees are healthy for safety and aesthetics.

Apply for the Victorian government school funding program

Safe Tree Program

The Victorian government has strict guideines when it comes to tree safety at schools. It’s the schools responsibility to provide a safe environment for the students and staff. To ensure this happens the Victorian government introduced the Safe Tree Program which provides grants to schools to ensure they are safe. 

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Why Choose Us?

  • Safety First

    Thorough and comprehensive tree audits, covering all aspects of safety and compliance.

  • Skilled Workmanship

    Certified arborists with extensive knowledge of the Mornington Peninsula's tree species and environmental factors.

  • Healthy Trees

    Tree management plans that are not only safe but keep the trees healthy and vibrant, minimising risks and potential liabilities.

  • Insurance compliance

    Transparent and detailed reports for insurance compliance and record-keeping