Public Policy & Advocacy - News

TCIA's mission as a trade association is to advance tree care businesses. One of the primary ways to protect and advance the industry is by influencing public policy in a direction favorable for our members.

Public Policy & Advocacy News

  • Thank you to the TCIA 2021 Annual Sponsors! 

    6/18/2021 - The Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) would like to take a moment to thank our 2021 annual sponsors, companies whose dedication to our association, and our industry, allow us to accomplish everything we do for our tree care company members.
  • Cal/OSHA Proposes Substantial Changes to COVID-19 ETS 

    6/14/2021 - The California Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal/OSHA) is proposing substantial changes to its COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard. The changes range from new mandates for employers to new exceptions from prior requirements for vac
  • FMCSA Extends Waivers due to COVID-19 Pandemic 

    10/6/2020 - FMCSA decided to extend select waivers covering various regulatory provisions affecting CDL holders, CLP holders, and drivers operating CMVs that will expire on September 30, 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Guidance on Payroll Tax Executive Order 

    8/20/2020 - On Saturday August 8th, President Trump signed a series of Executive Orders after negotiations between the Administration and Congress broke down on the next COVID-19 stimulus plan.