TAG: safety initiatives

Safe Company Profile: Belknap Landscape Co.

May 30, 2018By
Informal safety briefing. Photo: Katya Danilova, dorogamedia.com

When Belknap Landscape Co.’s spring safety meeting routine got a little stale, Mark Smith, Belknap’s construction and tree operations manager, tapped outside resources to shake it up. The company began the annual safety meeting 15 years ago. For many of those years, “It used to be just us as managers standing in front of 75 people and doing this talk,”... read more

Safe Company Profile: Curby’s Lawn & Garden

May 15, 2018By
Team safety meeting. Photo: Curby's Lawn & Garden

When asked about the last time Curby’s Lawn & Garden dealt with an accident, Larry Craig, safety and quality control manager, replies “Maybe we had a minor traffic accident more than a decade ago, but it was so long ago, I can’t quite remember.” A winner of the National Association of Landscape Professionals’ (NALP) 2016 Best of the Best Award,... read more