Bartlett Tree Experts Receives SAFE Certification
Company Recognized by BC Forest Safety Council for Commitment to Safety
Feb. 3, 2017 – Victoria, BC – Bartlett Tree Experts, a residential and commercial tree care company with locations throughout British Columbia, today announced it has received SAFE Certification as part of the SAFE Companies program administered by the BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC). This certification reflects a commitment to safe work practices in company processes and on client properties.
As part of the SAFE Companies program, BCFSC conducts a comprehensive audit of the applying company's training, work practices, insurance coverage and general compliance. Certification means Bartlett Tree Experts has successfully completed this rigorous review and complies with all outlined standards.
"We want home and business owners to have the utmost confidence in our company and services. SAFE Certification is another way we confirm that commitment to quality and reliability," said Noah Violini, Vice President and Division Manager in charge of Bartlett's Canadian operations. "We are pleased Bartlett Tree Experts has been recognized as one of safest tree service companies in the BC area."
Bartlett will be audited annually by BCFSC to ensure the continued effectiveness of its safety training and programs. The company is already recognized in the industry as a leader in providing its employees the equipment and instruction necessary to safely perform tree work. Each of its offices in BC has a safety coordinator and all employees regularly participate in safety talks, meetings and training.
The F.A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company was founded in 1907 by Francis A. Bartlett and is the world's leading scientific tree and shrub care company. The organization's current chairman, Robert A. Bartlett Jr., represents the third generation of Bartlett family management. Bartlett has locations in 27 U.S. states, Canada, Ireland and Great Britain. Services include pruning, pest and disease management, fertilization and soil management, cabling and bracing, tree lightning protection systems and tree/stump removal. Its corporate offices are located in Stamford, Connecticut.
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