West Henrietta, NY—Lewis Tree Service is proud to have been awarded two 2018 safety awards in the Outstanding Individual/Crew Performance category from the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) during its 2019 Winter Conference.
The Outstanding Individual/Crew Performance category recognizes an individual’s or crew’s heroic reaction to an emergency situation. Ian E. Clarke, General Foreman, was recognized for the proactive steps he took to ensure his team adopted a Total Safety Culture mindset with zero OSHA recordables; Armando E. Marichal, Foreman; Artemio Irizarry Vera and Dionisio E. Rivas (Enrique) were also recognized for their emergency response to save the life of a team member during a medical emergency.
About Lewis: The Lewis family of companies is a high integrity, employee-owned enterprise employing approximately 4,500 team members throughout the U.S. and Canada. Founded in 1938, Lewis is celebrating 80 years as leaders in the vegetation management business. Lewis serves its customers and communities with three independent service lines: utility line clearing and storm restoration, primarily through Lewis Tree Service, Inc.; railway and highway vegetation control, primarily through Wilderness USA, Inc., and residential and commercial tree care, primarily through Carolina Tree Care.