Greenleaf Landscapes recently announced it was recently awarded the Overall Safety Achievement Award - Silver Performance Level and No Days Away from Work in the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) annual Safety Recognition Awards Program, sponsored by CAN. The program reflects PLANET'S dedication to creating and maintaining safe work environments in the green industry and is designed to reward green industry companies that consistently demonstrate their commitment to safety.
"Each of our employees is an essential ingredient to the success and growth of Greenleaf Landscapes, Inc. The loyalty of our employees is critical to the well being of the company. Therefore, the safety of our employees is a primary concern of management. We are committed to providing a safe working environment for our employees. This recognition of our good safety record shows our employees and clients that we care. Safety is simply good business and has been Greenleaf's No. 1 goal in strategic planning for the past five years," said Dave Fleming, general manager.
Companies that enter PLANET'S Safety Recognition Awards Program are required to submit a copy of their OSHA 300A Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses report and their year-end vehicle insurance claims summary report. These reports are used in determining award recipients. All award recipients are to be congratulated for their superior dedication to safety excellence.
PLANET is the association of members who create and maintain the QUALITY OF LIFE in communities across America. With more than 36,000 member companies and affiliates, these firms and their employees represent more than 100,000 green industry professionals. Some of these professionals have taken the extra step of becoming certified through PLANET and bear the distinction of being known as Landscape Industry Certified.