Contractor of mechanical felling
A contractor of mechanical felling is an individual who carries out tree felling with machines.
Types of machines used in mechanical felling are the following:
- a machine for tree felling;
- machines for limbing and production – processors;
- machines for limbing;
- machines for tree felling, limbing and production of assortments – harvesters.
They can be individual machines or in a form of tractor attachments.
A contractor of mechanical felling must fulfil minimum conditions, i.e. must have adequate professional competence, adequate work experience, passed the safety at work course and suitable work and protection equipment.