managing winter

Canada's four seasons make it a beautiful place to live. However the climate and intensity of these seasons varies across the country. At QPS we take the powers of Mother nature seriously.

Managing ice and snow effectively means being in the right place, at the right time, with the right personnel in the right equipment. This reverse thinking approach with our comprehensive action plan ensure the safety of our properties occupants and visitors.

Any individual can push snow into a pile, however, knowing when and where to begin can make a world of a difference. All our snow routes are carefully planned to ensure every property receives priority treatment. With contingency plans that deploy additional trucks on heavier or late storms we pride ourselves on having a industry leading 90% 6am completion rate thus ensuring all of our properties are serviced before 8am.

Prior to commencing work, our team members visit the site and inspect the designated areas in order to provide you with the best service. We plan well ahead in order to determine the appropriate commercial grade de-icing, salting, and other melting agents to use for your specific areas. Managing Winter at QPS as includes:

  • In-house, mobile mechanics available 24hr a day enable us to keep our fleet of quality trucks working properly even throughout the coldest of winters.
  • Separate day crews are available to help maintain safe conditions in case of a daytime change in weather conditions.
  • Slip-and-Fall insurance helps protect our customers and ourselves in the rare case of an accident.
  • Custom weather forecast from a reputable Weather Forecast consulting company
  • QPS office staff and managers monitor all of our crews by real-time GPS and site inspections.
  • Smart about Salt practitioners. Geared towards using the right amount of salt and de-icing agents to ensure safe surfaces, while minimizing the environmental footprint these agents create.
  • Active in the snow and ice management community.
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