Safety: We’re dedicated – to ours and yours

Safety is key. Carolina Tree Care is dedicated to maintaining a corporate culture of safety and striving to make sure that our employees remain constantly focused. We are committed to providing our employees with a hazard free work environment with the latest in tools and equipment. And our culture of safety extends to you, our greater Charlotte, NC community.

Carolina Tree Care is dedicated to providing our customers with experienced and professional arborists. We require our employees to participate in a new-hire orientation program, pre-employment drug testing, and random drug testing. Training is provided to support advancing employees to the highest levels of performance.

Our safety record has been recognized in the industry

Carolina Tree Care has been recognized by the Tree Care Industry Association with the TCIA Safety Award “for outstanding contributions to safety in Arboriculture for a multi-faceted Safety Program demonstrating the company’s commitment to the safety and welfare of its employees.”

Carolina Tree Care safety training and employee welfare

Our safety support is extensive

Our safety program is second to none. And now, as members of the Lewis family, we’re leveraging even more best practices on our road to continuous improvement.

  • CPR/First Aid training
  • Weekly tailgate safety sessions
  • Activity-based safety awards
  • Crew and job-site safety inspections by dedicated, full-time Safety Director and safety specialists from insurance carriers
  • Specialized training in the safe and efficient operation of aerial lifts, chain saws, brush grinders, chippers, and various other tree servicing equipment
  • Electrical Hazard Awareness
  • Emergency Response and Aerial Rescue
Carolina Tree Care safety training program

We’re proud of our team’s achievements

Carolina Tree Care promotes and encourages continued education in the Tree Care Industry for all employees. We’d like to give big congratulations to employees who have earned recent certifications. Lonnie Peyton and Kevin Ward became Certified Treecare Safety Professionals, and Kevin Ward also became an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist. Great job guys.

Carolina Tree Care safety training and roadside hazards