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Episode Summary

On this episode of the podcast, we are joined by Matthew Meckley trainer at The Academy, and Tchukki Andersen, Staff Arborist at TCIA, to discuss why having an escape plan is necessary as well as other safety topics.

About Matthew

Matthew is a hazard tree feller and climber working out of Oregon.  He has traveled working up and down the west coast working on fire prevention. Additionally, he works as a trainer for The Academy and runs his own crews.

To check out Matthew’s work, you can check out his Instagram @fmecky.

Additional Episodes

Check out our conversation with Krista Strating in “Being a Competition Climber“!

Check out our conversation with Mark Chisholm in “Careers in Arboriculture“!

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