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Fleet: Another Tool in Your Toolbox
November 13, 2017

When it comes to vegetation management, like a chainsaw or trimmer, a finely tuned vehicle is another tool in your toolbox—and your success is literally riding on it. As always, continuous improvement is key.

Our year-end statistics around vehicle safety, including our out-of-service (OOS) violation data, is something to be extremely proud of...

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Our Goal: ZERO lost-time incidents
November 08, 2017

I hope that those of you who were on our Monday morning safety call remember and have been reflecting on the question that I posed: How will we set ourselves up for success this week?

As always, let’s learn from the past but not dwell upon it. Let’s spend less time talking about what happened during incidents and more time on understanding why....

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A Fresh Start
October 30, 2017

Today is the first day of the new fiscal year for members of the Lewis family tree: Lewis Tree Service, Carolina Tree Service, Clearion and, of course, my team, Wilderness Environmental ServicesThat gives us a unique opportunity to start fresh. We do that financially. We can also do that from a safety perspective. We can take the opportunity...

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Safety First
October 02, 2017

 

Welcome to Lewis Tree Service's new blog! We intend to use this forum to share news, updates and  content about common topics of interest. Like what? First and foremost, we will frequently touch upon safety (of course) especially as it pertains to vegetation management and utility line clearance—and associated activities like driving,...

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