Robert W. Hendricksen Co. Tree Care, located in Wheeling, Ill., was recently accredited under the Tree Care Company Accreditation program administered by the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA). Achieving accreditation means that the tree care company adheres to industry standards for quality and safety, maintains a trained, professional staff and is dedicated to ethics and quality in business practices.
As the only business practice and compliance audit process in the tree care industry, businesses undergo extensive review of professional practices aimed at safeguarding consumers. The review verifies the following:
Best business practices
Ethical business conduct
Formal training and certification of employees
Compliance with industry standards
Adherence to safety standards
TCIA confirms these qualities by conducting an on-site audit of their facilities and work sites. This process of becoming accredited is no easy task. According to Bob Hendrickson, owner of Robert W. Hendricksen Co. Tree Care, “The Accreditation process is incredibly thorough, TCIA left no stone unturned. We are pleased to be recognized as one of the best tree care companies around.”
TCIA Accreditation for Robert W. Hendricksen Co. Tree Care is in effect for a period of three years, with renewal check-ups required every year. The annual renewal ensures that the company continues to employ trained professionals, maintains proper insurance and upholds a good safety and consumer satisfaction rating.
TCIA president Mark Garvin said “TCIA Accreditation provides consumers with an easy way to find tree care companies that are trustworthy in their business and tree care practices. Robert W. Hendricksen Co. Tree Care has made a commitment to excellence in all facets of its business. I applaud their efforts.”