Page 11

Visit us at Congress Jan 7-9, 2014 - Booth #30

A few members of the Landscape Ontario Safety Group were on hand Nov. 22 to accept a cheque for over $50,000, which was divided among the member companies.

11th year that the program has operated through Landscape Ontario. Members of group share the rebate according to each company’s WSIB contributions. Lawrence Medas, WSIB Safety Groups coordinator, told the gathering that it was encouraging to see the positive results from Landscape Ontario. “We at WSIB appreciate the partnership with Landscape Ontario,” said Medas. The WSIB official said that the Safety Groups program helps to create a healthier and safer workplace. He listed other benefits of the program as standing out from others in the industry, planting the seeds of change, helping to design Ontario’s health and safety system, growing strong relationships among other members of the group and creating a close working relationship with the WSPS. Medas presented the symbolic cheque to Landscape Ontario, manager of education and labour development Sally Harvey CLT, CLP. Companies taking part in the 2012

Safety Group include Appleby Landscape, Boot’s Landscaping and Maintenance, Botanical Designs and Installations, Cedar Springs Landscape Group, Christine’s Touch Gardening, DenBok Landscaping, Elm Landscaping, Environs Wholesale Nursery, Hermanns Contracting, Kelly’s Tree Care, Kerr and Kerr Landscaping Property Maintenance, Lets Landscape Together, Markham Property Services, Municipal Maintenance, Oriole Landscaping, Somerville Nurseries, TBG Landscape and Woodhill Greenhouses.

LO MEMBER HELPS TO MAKE KINGSTON BETTER PLACE TO LIVE

Landscape Ontario member Western Landscape Services is working to make its city a better place to live. A community partner with Sustainable Kingston, the landscaping firm has taken on projects to improve life in its community, while promoting the aims of

UXBRIDGE NURSERIES LIMITED Premium grower

to the landscape trade Specializing in exceptional quality trees & evergreens

8080 BALDWIN ST., BROOKLIN, ONTARIO L1M 1Y6

sales@uxbridgenurseries.com

P: 905.655.3379 • 1.877.655.3379 • F: 905.655.8544

www.uxbridgenurseries.com

TIMM ENTERPRISES LTD.

Winter is Coming!

Wrap your trees with our Untreated Burlap Rolls 7 oz - 36" 40" 48" 60" 72" wide x 100 yd 10 oz - 40" 48" 60" 72" wide x 100 yd NEW

Hemp Twine Biodegradable, strong, 2000 ft per roll, easily threads into eye of sewing needle. Sewing Needle Large eye for faster threading, 7” long with bend for easier sewing. Mail: P.O. Box 157, Oakville, Ont. L6K 0A4 Office/Warehouse: 5204 Trafalgar Rd., Milton, ON L0P 1E0 Phone (905) 878-4244 Fax (905) 878-7888 Sales 1-888-769-TIMM (8466) www.timmenterprises.com sales@timmenterprises.com

WWW.HORTTRADES.COM 11

Landscape Ontario - December 2013  

The Voice of Landscape Ontario

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you