Tree work near miss

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Dear Health and Safety Executive,

A video has been circulating in recent months of a team of Tree Surgeons felling a roadside tree and narrowly missing a cyclist. I think the footage was taken in London, possibly in Lewisham but I don't know anything else. A the video can be viewed here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england...

I would like to know the name of the Company involved and what action has been taken by the HSE so far.

Yours faithfully,

Ian Dalton

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Dear Joseph Hodrien,
Thank you for your response. I realise this may not be the correct channel for this question but I was wondering if you will now be conducting an investigation into this fairly serious breach of health and safety?

Yours sincerely,

Ian Dalton