Here are some alarming facts about the possible risks of removing bees.
Firstly, we are going to start with something we all love, yes, honey. In the UK our bee colonies are being illegally treated with insecticides to rid them from buildings and other places. We should all be worried about this happening because after the bees are dead, others come foraging to steal the dead bees honey, which then gets it into our food chain! But also it kills other wild bees and beekeeper-ed bees.
Other swarms of bees will re-colonies the area many times and all die until the insecticide wears off, then you end up with bees back in the same place. For using insecticides you can get fined up to £25,000.
Apart from insecticide contaminating honey which could potential end up on your toast. What are the other risks to yo, your friend, family or even your property.
To keep things simple we have listed some risks to think about, we guarantee these wont be a risk with us!
- Working at height
- Asbestos in buildings
- Stinging bees
- Foraging Wasps
- Honey damage
- Falling materials
- Falling equitment
- Wrong access used
- Bees swarming in to the house
- Bees recolonise the same area
- Drains collapsing with heady equipment
- Overhead cables
- Wiring in hidden places
- Weather conditions
- Insurance cover
- Using a naked flame in buildings
- No competent labor
- Work not being finished leaving the job open to water damage