TAG: National Safety Council

Bartlett VP recognized by alma mater

March 17, 2015By

Scott Jamieson, VP of Bartlett Tree Experts, was recognized with a Certificate of Distinction from the Purdue University Agricultural Alumni Association. The award, bestowed to six recipients this year, recognizes “contributions to agriculture—and society in general—that go far beyond the requirements of a job or profession.” As VP of Bartlett, Jamieson is responsible for corporate partnerships and national recruiting in... read more

NETS creates free DSWW online tool kit

August 14, 2014By

In preparation for the 2014 Drive Safely Work Week (DSWW), celebrated Oct. 6-10, the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) produced a free DSWW online tool kit to help initiate or strengthen employee safety programs by including road safety. Themed “Driving your safety culture home,” the kit is free to download via the NETS website. It includes campaign graphics... read more

June is National Safety Month

June 20, 2012By

Each June, the National Safety Council encourages organizations and communities to participate in National Safety Month, an annual observance to educate and encourage safe behaviors around leading causes of preventable injuries and deaths. This year’s observance highlights the need to practice safe behaviors 24/7, as three times as many employees are injured off the job than while at work. Free materials including posters,... read more

Habla espanol?

September 1, 2006By

Bilingual crew members and support are critical when training non-English-speaking employees. read more

Say no to ZTR mower mishaps

June 1, 2004By

Training needs to address the fact that many zero-turn operators are foreign born. read more