Our Safety Commitment
Our commitment to improving safety is continuous. We have monthly meetings led by our Joint Health and Safety Committee.
Topics are season related and involve any new legislation, industry related accidents, and near misses.
Most of our employees are college trained in working at heights, hydro awareness, operating industry related equipment, Book 7 (setting up work zones on roads), first aid, CPR, WHMIS (workplace hazardous materials information system).
Our Health & Safety Manual
Our own Health and Safety Manual incorporates the Arborist Industry Safe Work Practices developed by a committee that involves:
- Ontario Commercial Arborist Association
- WSIB, Workplace Safety Insurance Board
- Landscape Ontario
- International Society of Arboriculture Ontario Chapter
- Ontario Parks Association
- Health and Safety Ontario
- Hydro Ontario
- Sir Sandford Fleming College
New employees are given a documented safety orientation their first day. In house and out of house training is an annual commitment that is arranged to suit each individual’s field of endeavour and expertise.
Our Professional Associations
We’ve had the privilege of working with a diverse array of clientele over the years, including Federal, Regional, Municipal and Provincial Governments, property managers, private and public utility owners, residential and commercial property owners, builders and developers, wood lot owners, insurance providers and golf courses. This gives our customers confidence when choosing UTS Tree Care (formerly Uxbridge Tree Service) for their needs, as we’ve seen and done it all, and can readily jump in to help!
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