Every once in a rare while I'll see somebody that takes pride in what they do. For what I see in the arborist field, they are usually at comps, conferences, or forums like this. For the majority, pretty mediocre. Compare to the average person in Germany or Japan, it's a pretty low bar.
Dang, sorry to hear, Fiona! I've been wearing these for about 10 years, but only if working around stuff like blackberries, holly or hawthorne. Very comfortable. Not cut-proof, but can help minimize. I also carry Celox and bandaids, and have used them in the tree...
Yes, I noticed that. Just speaking in general terms, not at you directly. Innocent until proven guilty? Ha. To me that's an intellectual concept. Jumping to conclusions is much easier than finding out the facts.
Recently, I saw a car weaving a little in front of me. When I pulled up to the car at the next redlight, I saw a young girl, with a cigarette and cell phone in the left hand, putting on eyeliner with the right hand.