Pests are categorised as a plant or animal detrimental to humans or human concerns.  Some species have special protection by law, or restrictions on the methods used for their control – an up-to-date understanding of the law applying to pest control and an understanding of the correct methods to use to control each pest; is a fundamental part of being a Professional Pest Controller, and a key reason for ensuring that responsible professional companies are always used.

Covering Topics

What Are Pests?

What's The Responsibility Of The Managing Agent?

  • Who To Call In The Event Of An Infestation
  • Control Of Key Species
    •     Vertebrates – Rodents
    •     Vertebrates – Birds
    •     Invertebrates - Insects
  • Health And Safety Issues
  • What Service Standard Is Usual In A Pest Control Contract
  • Further Information And References

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