Tag: OSHA

OSHA Safety

The OSHA 10-Hour Safety Course For The Landscape Industry

NALP recommends the OSHA 10-Hour Safety Course for the Landscape Industry. With at least 25 attendees, you can request to host a course at your facility orin your area.
Landscape Employee Safety

The Foundation Of Landscape Employee Safety

Recognizing risk, investing in safety, and setting an example from the top-down are keys to a successful landscape employee safety plan.
workplace falls

OSHA Launches National Emphasis Program To Prevent Falls

New OSHA initiative to reduce and prevent workplace falls — a leading cause of workplace fatalities — aligns enforcement, outreach efforts to protect workers.
Beat the Heat

OSHA Launches National “Beat The Heat” Contest

OSHA "Beat the Heat" contest educates workers and employers about the dangers of excessive heat, motivates action to prevent heat illness.
Heat Safety

New Federal Rules Will Help Reduce Heat-Related Worker Deaths

Record-breaking temperatures in 2021 — including July, the earth’s hottest month on record with 200 million Americans under heat advisories — increased worker deaths...
Construction

Online OSHA Construction Safety Course Geared To Landscapers

The OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety Course, hosted by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), is temporarily being offered online via Zoom due to...
ISOtunes Headphone

ISOtunes Expands Headphone Roster With Two New Designs

ISOtunes has launched two new headphones: ISOtunes XTRA 2.0 and ISOtunes LINK. While LINK is the first Bluetooth earmuff headphone for the company, XTRA...
OSHA

OSHA Issues Updated Guidance For Tree Care Industry Inspections

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a memorandum updating its enforcement guidance for compliance safety and health...
Genie worksite training

Genie Offers Free Mobile Elevating Work Platforms Supervisor Training

Each year during the first week of May, OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down week raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to...

Husqvarna Launches 525DEPS MADSAW

MADSAW, the first and only dielectric gas-powered pole saw for tree care and utility professionals, sets a benchmark for performance, versatility, safety.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
salt

Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.

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Davey facility

Davey Will Recycle Wood Waste Into Biochar Soil Additive At New Facility

Davey Tree Expert Company has opened a biochar facility in East Dundee, IL, that will recycle wood waste from client properties and turn it into an environmentally friendly soil additive, biochar.
Plant pests

USDA Invests $70 Million To Defend Against Plant Pests & Diseases

The USDA is investing $70 million to defend against plant pests and diseases including box tree moth and sudden oak death.

Techo-Bloc Launches 2024 Hardscape Products & Trends

Techo-Bloc's 2024 theme of "Quiet Luxury" seen in new Caffè Crema color, Natural Stone Collection, and Silver Granite color.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.