Olympia's Buds & Blades Landscape Company announced today it was recently awarded the No Vehicle Accidents award in an annual Safety Recognition Awards program hosted by the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), a national trade association representing more than 100,000 landscape industry professionals. 

The program reflects PLANET’s dedication to creating and maintaining safe work environments in the green industry and is designed to reward green industry companies that consistently demonstrate their commitment to safety. 

Owners Rick and Nicole Longnecker were pleased to accept the honor.

“This is where we see the investments in training and the right equipment pay off,” said the Longneckers in a statement. “It’s enjoyable to share this award with our employees.  This solidifies our commitment to safety and training and I hope this first award is a launching pad for the future.”

Buds & Blades, started in 2005, is a licensed contractor that serves homeowners, small businesses and commercial properties with their landscape maintenance needs.