October 20, 2014
Weld on drive axle can fail, resulting in loss of brake control, posing an injury hazard.
Two skid steers, three Kawasaki-powered zero-turns and three mid-range tractors among the 92 new product model introductions at Kubota's 2014 National Dealer Meeting in Nashville, TN.
Evaluate these five things when considering an equipment repower.
October 6, 2014
Indiana landscape company cashes in on party clean-ups.
October 3, 2014
Plugr reciprocating aerators complement Billy Goat line of turf management equipment.
Briggs & Stratton has entered the EFI market with the Vanguard 810 EFI, and the diagnostic tools and training to make the addition of these engines a breeze for dealers.
October 1, 2014
PERC is doubling its propane mower incentive from October 1 through the end of 2014; earn $2,000 toward purchase of new model or $1,000 toward qualified conversion.
Kohler Command PRO EFI 824cc Engine available in numerous 2015 commercial mowers; designed to help landscape professionals maximize productivity and reduce fuel costs.
Federal grant of $139,528 to be used for electrical hazard and aerial lift training.
Personal finance site says a pretty lawn is nice, but homeowners can do the job just as good as a pro can. What the @$!#!
Some dealers and distributors are already moving on, others are trying to piece something together.
September 25, 2014
Ignition module can fail to ground, resulting in overheating and melting; recall affects several models, including Challenger, Charger, Edge, Jazee, Jazee Pro and Jazee Pro DLX.
New tractors feature performance and durability upgrades, along with a mobile maintenance app that alerts owners about needed oil changes, blade changes and air filter replacement.
Redesigned Stander ZK Stand-on Mower from Wright Manufacturing
September 19, 2014
Tree service worker falls head first into wood chipper.
September 18, 2014
Landscaping truck tumbles down slope and catches fire, driver killed.
Stanley Black + Decker
The 40V Max and 20V Max Lithium Ion Chainsaws from Black + Decker offer the convenience of cordless maneuverability with the needed power and performance for cutting through dry wood and live logs.
Employers must notify OSHA, often within 8 hours, when an employee is killed on job or suffers work-related hospitalization, amputation or loss of an eye.
If the industry keeps doing these two stupid things, we'll never move forward.
Focus on the real issues with respect to professionalism
September 4, 2014
The charity is calling on manufacturers to improve the safety cautions and guidelines on product packaging and instruction manuals.
K100 Fuel Treatments
K100 Fuel Treatment Unveiling New Dealership Displays, Clip Strips Packaging at GIE+EXPO 2014.
The Toro Company
Two Toro Z Master Professional 5000 Series Mowers with Rear-Discharge Decks
Schwarze Industries Inc.
SuperVac Updraft Sweeping Equipment from Schwarze Industries
Commitment, Awareness, Response, Training and Evaluation can help landscaping company owners make safety stick—all year long and at all levels of their organizations.