NALP Announces 2019 Safety Recognition Award Recipients

Ten Companies Win “Best of the Best” Safety Awards

FAIRFAX, Va. (October 31, 2019) –The National Association of Landscape Professionals announced the recipients of this year’s Safety Recognition Awards.

The national program acknowledges industry companies that consistently demonstrate their commitment to safety. NALP’s Safety Recognition Awards are open to the entire industry.

This year, 296 awards were earned for the performance period from January 1, 2018, through December 31, 2018.

Award categories include “No Vehicle Accidents,” “No Injuries or Illnesses,” and “No Days Away from Work” as well as the “Overall Safety Achievement Award.” Companies that participated in previous programs were also eligible for the “Most Improved” category. View a list of all award recipients.

The “Best of the Best” award was earned by the following companies who, for the past three years, have maintained the “Overall Safety Achievement Award – Gold Level” status:

  • Affiliated Grounds Maintenance Group, Inc. – Lake City, Pennsylvania
  • Clarence Davids & Co. – Plainfield, PA
  • Curby’s Lawn & Garden, LLC – Olathe, KS
  • James River Grounds Management – Glen Allen, VA
  • Mahoney Associates Inc. – Southhampton, NY
  • RSG Landscaping & Lawn Care, Inc. – Lynchburg, VA
  • Reliable Property Service Corp. – Milwaukee, WI
  • Snow & Sons Landscaping, Inc. – Greenfield, MA
  • Trio Outdoor Maintenance, LLC – Mt. Clemens, Michigan
  • Quality Lawn, Landscape, & Fence, Inc. – Casstown, Ohio
  • United Right-Of-Way – Phoenix, Arizona

Companies that participate in safety programs and win safety awards receive benefits in lower in insurance and accident costs. Learn more about the Safe Company Program on the NALP website. Rancho Mesa Insurance is a partner of both the Safe Company Program and the Safety Recognition Awards.

About NALP

The National Association of Landscape Professionals represents an industry that employs nearly 1 million landscape, lawn care, irrigation and tree care professionals who create and maintain healthy green spaces for the benefit of society and the environment. NALP offers education, networking, training and certification programs that increase the professionalism in the industry and inspire its members to excellence. For more information from NALP on careers in the lawn and landscape industry, visit