TCIA Tree Care Industry News

  • Cracks Can Cause Hazards in Trees 

    2/23/2017 - Tree failure is a major cause of property damage, especially after high winds. If the wind is strong enough, even healthy trees can be uprooted or broken.
  • Tree Care Related Incidents in 2016 

    2/6/2017 - TCIA learned of 153 tree care-related occupational incidents * in calendar year 2016. Ninety-two of them were fatal. This report provides what we know about these incidents from the media accounts.

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  • The 2017 Robert Felix Memorial Golf Tournament 

    2/22/2017 - TCIAF’s Robert Felix Memorial Golf Tournament at Winter Management Conference honors the vision of industry leaders Bob and Pat Felix for the next generation of arborists by raising funds for students in the industry.
  • Remembering Cass Turnbull 

    2/16/2017 - Cass Turnbull, 65, of Seattle, Washington, founder of Plant Amnesty, an organization launched to protect the mutilation of trees in the landscape, died of a heart attack January 26, 2017, while on vacation in Hawaii.

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