Monday, October 05, 2015

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Action Network makes headway in Michigan

ASCA gains co-sponsorship support for legislation, and makes state elected officials aware of the snow industry's issues and needs. ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride discuss the impact of revising their lobbying strategy. PLUS: LARA passes the US House. More

Why you can't afford to NOT be involved!

Register for a FREE webinar scheduled for Sept. 17 at 2 pm EST and learn how the ASCA is working for snow and ice management companies like yours, and how the association impacts your business. More

More lucrative snow contracts

Eliminating hold-harmless and indemnification clauses from service contracts means more than just a reduction in contactor liability. ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride explains the legislation’s financial impact on the industry, and how close this is to becoming a reality in a number of snow states. More

Down, but not out

Industry insiders share why an offseason maintenance program pays out major dividends during a hectic and event-heavy snow season. Planning now for repairs and maintenance keeps crews humming when the weather is at its worst. More

What you may have missed

The annual conference was one for the record books. ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride reviews some of the highlights from this year's industry event, including the introduction of a new program that will change the industry. More

Product Spotlight

BOSS TGS 800 Tailgate Sand Spreader

Capable of spreading both sand and rock salt or other dry free-flowing, ice-melting materials, the TGS 800 Tailgate Sand Spreader from THE BOSS is... More

Latest News

Honda introduces HSS Series snow blowers

New dual-stage machines incorporate advanced design and features. More

Boss debutes new equipment

Plow and spreaders included in new product launch. More

Worksaver debutes snow pushers

24-Series is engineered to fit Sub-Compact and Compact tractors up to 50 hp. More

SaltDogg offers spreader stands

Six new stands come with adjustable legs to accommodate various bed heights. More

Buyers introduces central hydraulic system

New system is designed to provide proportional spreader operation with increased efficiency and reliability, as well as material savings. More

Let your voice be heard!

Head to Washington D.C. July 19-21 and be a voice for your industry. Register today and join the ASCA for Legislative Day on the Hill. More

ASCA adds Snow Academy dates

The popular one-day educational workshops have been added to Boston and Columbus, Ohio, in September. More

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Why you can’t afford NOT to be a member

Slip-and-fall lawsuits, skyrocketing insurance rates, low-ball competitors, poor laws, seeking sound business improvements… If any of these have impacted you then this FREE webinar is a must attend. Gain a front-line perspective on the topics most impacting the professional snow and ice industry. Most importantly, learn how your actions can directly influence your bottom line. Kevin Gilbride, executive director of the Accredited Snow Contractors Association (ASCA), provides an insider's view on what's happening throughout the industry, and the role the association is playing to fix it. More

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