Venice, FL, May 8, 2014—The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) has recognized ArtisTree Landscape Maintenance & Design for promoting safety within its company.
A participant in PLANET’s STARS Safe Company Program (Safety Training Achieves Remarkable Success), ArtisTree joins other green industry professionals nationwide in efforts to reduce hazards and injuries through internal programs, events, well-maintained equipment and proper work gear.
“Our goal here at ArtisTree is to take workplace safety to the next level,” said President Frank Fistner. “We’re rolling out a new internal campaign called “Safety Begins With Me” and are inviting employees to contribute ideas. They understand that safety is a lifestyle, not just a chapter in a policy manual. We’re already getting a lot of good response as we join other companies across the country in taking the STARS Safe Company Pledge.”
PLANET is the association of members who create and maintain the QUALITY OF LIFE in communities across America. With more than 3,500 member companies and affiliates, these firms and their employees represent more than 100,000 green industry professionals.
Founded in 1990, ArtisTree Landscape Maintenance & Design specializes in planned community/commercial maintenance and landscape design/installation. Services include community maintenance, pest control, irrigation, tree service, landscape design/install, hardscape installation and landscape lighting. ArtisTree is a privately held company headquartered in Venice, FL, with satellite locations in Sarasota and Port Charlotte.