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Public Review Period for A300 Standards Consolidation Open Until February 13, 2023

This is your opportunity to help drive the future of tree care practices! The ANSI-Accredited Standards Committee A300 for Tree Care Standards is revising, consolidating and renaming all 10 current ANSI A300 standards into one manual. The public review period to comment on this consolidation is open until February 13, 2023. The 10 current standards […]

Bartlett Acquires Haskell Tree Service

Bartlett Tree Experts, an accredited, 49-year TCIA member company, in January 2023 acquired Haskell Tree Service Inc. of Buffalo, New York. “This is an exciting acquisition for Bartlett Tree Experts because it allows us to expand our full range of scientific tree care services in Buffalo, New York, while continuing to honor our commitment to […]

Firman on Mt. Kilmanjaro

Arborjet and Ecologel Sponsor Uganda Climb for Clean Water

Arborjet Inc., a 22-year TCIA corporate member company based in Woburn, Massachusetts, and its sister company, Ecologel Solutions LLC, are helping sponsor a fundraising initiative that involves climbing Uganda’s highest peak, Mount Stanley. Dave Firman is a Certified Arborist and owner of Firman Irrigation and Tree Service. He is a former TCIA member company based […]

Davey Buys Woodbridge Estate Care

The Davey Tree Expert Company, an accredited, 49-year TCIA member company based in Kent, Ohio, bought Woodbridge Estate Care, an accredited, nine-year TCIA member company based in Bethany, Connecticut. Woodbridge has provided residential and commercial tree care, plant health care and estate care service to the Greater New Haven, Conn., area since 1976. Its team […]

National Ladder Safety Month

The Perfect Time to “Step Up” Employee Training 150+ workplace fatalities and 22,000 injuries can be prevented January 20, 2023—According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, ladder deaths accounted for 161 on-the-job fatalities in 2020, the most recent year for which statistics are available. That same year, there were 22,710 ladder-related workplace injuries, an […]

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