View Full Version : Liability going up.....
10-12-2004, 04:22 AM
Ok, so I am mowing a commerical account today when I look across the street another LCO is mowing a commerical account as well and doing a strip(approx 7 feet wide) of grass along a curb. Well, when I mow commerical accounts I always stick the bagger on the mower because of liability reasons. I don't want to hit anyone or damage any vehicles.
This guy was running his exmark without a bagger just spraying the cars with dust, grass, and who knows what else. I just stood there and watched, I couldn't believe it. :dizzy:
Thought I would share :drinkup:
10-12-2004, 05:14 AM
If you're going to do nothing else at least blow it into the street. I do my commercials before the businesses open so it's not an issue for me.
10-12-2004, 11:47 AM
It is utterly amazing seeing how many people operate like this, and just how stupid it is (not you, Richard, I mean the guy blasting it right out and into cars and theur paths). I see stuff like this all the time - either out into traffic, or toward a parking lot with traffic. I'll tell you what, anyone blows stuff on MY truck as I'm driving by, you can rest ASSURED that I'll be stopping.
10-12-2004, 12:23 PM
I have had grass and other debris blown all over my non-work truck before due to sloppy work. I greatly enjoyed the conversation I had with the owner of the company. That is not just dangerous doing this but also asking for a major issue.
10-12-2004, 07:44 PM
Like it has been said a million times. You don't have to be a genius to get into this line of work.
And for a very difficult job, you get lots of LAZY SOB's doing it.
Might want to mark it down as a place to solicit for business.
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