Behind the Scenes: Planning for a Successful Snow Season
The Focal Pointe team spent Friday training up for Old Man Winter! All production members of our snow team went through the following training sessions:
Shop Talk: Proper pre-event equipment inspections, proper installation of plows and spreaders, and proper post-event cleaning.
Plowing and Deicing: Proper plowing techniques, salt spreading techniques, how to safely apply chemicals, proper loading of chemicals, and site documentation.
Hand Crews – Safety and Quality: Proper clothing, bringing extra clothing, and what food to bring. Training also covered snow shoveling, snow blowing, and effective ice melt applications.
Communication: Proper inter-company communication before, during, and after a …