TIMBER WARRIORS BLOG

Setting Safety Goals in 2018

Safety Should be the Anthem for 2018 In the year 2017, 68 workers lost their lives while performing tree services, according to the number of Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s reported incidents as of December 2017. Forty-three were as a result of tree felling errors and falls; California claimed 25.5% of those deaths. Timber Warriors…

Promoting Ice Dam Removal Excellence

News Release – December 2017 St. Charles, Mo – Emergency response is not limited to one storm or one season. In the winter months, emergency situations appear in the form of ice. Ice dams are a serious threat and each year it is Timber Warriors’ goal to bring greater awareness to the dangers, as well…

Members awarded for their work in 2017

  The following is a continuation of a piece that was featured in our November issue.    We are proud to announce that as of December 1st all Timber Warriors Recognition Award recipients have been presented with their award. Timber Warriors would like to conclude its announcement of the specific and noteworthy achievements that prompted…

2017: A Busy, Unpredictable Year

Read the full December Newsletter here. Emergency Response, Weather Conditions Consumed 2017 In terms of weather, 2017 will go down as one of the more active, and often unpredictable, years. But for those whose workdays depend on the patterns of mother nature, it was also a demanding year. Police officers, firemen and paramedics put in…

Experiencing TCI Expo

Read the full November Newsletter. 2017 TCI Expo The TCI Expo is said to be one of the most infamous and entertaining trade shows that currently exists in the arboriculture industry. This year, approximately 3,300 people attended the expo in Columbus, Ohio, which according to TCIA President, Mark Garvin, is a remarkable attendance considering this…

Pledging Support To TCIA Foundation: ASTI

News Release – November 2017 St. Charles, Mo. – In July of this year, Timber Warriors once more announced its support towards a trained arboriculture industry, specifically support for the Arborist Safety Training Institute (ASTI) – a TCIA foundation. Now Timber Warriors has pledged support in form of a donation. The foundation is dedicated to…

Timber Warriors Promoting Friendly Competition at TCI Expo

News Release – October 2017 St. Charles, Mo. – Timber Warriors is inviting TCI Expo attendees to partake in some light-hearted fun while talking with Timber Warriors’ executive staff and perusing the Expo floors. As attendees absorb valuable business and safety information, from Timber Warriors and neighboring exhibitors, the opportunity for recreation will be available…

Storm Response this Atlantic Hurricane Season

Read the full October Newsletter The past couple of months have been grueling for many. For the United States and the victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, it has been full of loss. It has been full of devastation for communities; and a call to action for first responders, volunteers, workers, and everyone in…

Addressing Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Mobilization

News Release – October 2017 St. Charles, Mo. – Timber Warriors would like to acknowledge all who have endured the horrendous storms that the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season has produced thus far. These past few months have been demanding for many. Timber Warriors has been working around the clock, which we know is a direct…

The TreeGuyver

Impacting the way arborists remove trees Guy and Aubrey Santucci are taking arboriculture safety to a new level with a device that may soon change the way tree care professionals tackle some of the most challenging jobs. Guy Santucci invented TreeGuyver, a portable directional tree-felling device ideal for golf courses, tight spaces and inaccessible areas.…