Chainsaw protection trousers for Arborists

When working with chainsaws, the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) of a tree climber includes not only helmet, harness, climbing system and lanyard, but also chainsaw protection clothing. PPE protects health, saves lives and is required by law. The central element of the chainsaw protection clothing » read more

Freeworker – 20 years partner for arborists

If the sausages are sizzling on the grill, nobody can resist! On the meanwhile traditional barbecue evenings during a big course week of the Münchner Baumkletterschule (Munich tree climbing school) all course participants and instructors sit together at the barbecue in front of the freeworker » read more

Innovations Tree Care & Tree Climbing

Interesting products are regularly ready for the market and hopefully will be sold! Many of the announcements arouse desire and require patience until they can finally be ordered. Which novelties can you look forward to in the near future and which ones will you have to wait longer for? » read more

Freeworker supports Wilderness International

Not only arborists climb in trees. Scientists and nature conservationists have also discovered the potential of rope climbing technology in recent years and use it for research all over the world. The Wilderness International Foundation from Dresden and Berlin also climbs high up into the » read more

Freeworker on Tour: TCI Expo 2018

In early November the TCI Expo 2018 took place in Charlotte, North Carolina. The TCI is known as the biggest tradeshow for arborists in the world. Since 1990 arborists from all over the world meet once a year in a different location in the USA. » read more

Climbing helmets: What has to be considered?

In tree climbing, in addition to the tree-sparing technique, the protection of the climber himself is of particular importance. Therefore, the equipment must meet certain requirements to ensure safety and physical integrity. This so-called personal protective equipment (PPE) also includes a suitable safety helmet. Which » read more

ITCC 2018: Kilpatrick for the third time

The International Tree Climbing Championship has been firmly in New Zealands hands for the last five years. Seven of the ten titles in both men’s and women’s competition went to the small country on the other side of the world. And also in 2018 the » read more