TAG: snow plowing

SafetyWatch: Plan for plowing

December 12, 2018By

When performing snow removal services, it’s important to plan ahead for your crew’s safety and your clients’ safety. The first step is to take a look at a site plan, either on the computer or on paper. It’s especially helpful to see a plan where pavement markings and obstructions haven’t been covered over by snow. Google Earth can be a... read more

Ep. 110: Today’s snow and ice manager

December 18, 2014By

Robert Smart of Smart Scapes, Rich Arlington & Associates and SIMA discusses why snow plowing is now referred to as risk management. According to Smart, snow and ice managers are similar to firemen and emergency medical technicians (EMT’s). They always need to be fully prepared for any situation and ready to go when a snow storm hits. This includes fully... read more