Arlington, VA– Last week the National Waste and Recycling Association joined the Road to Zero Coalition, an effort led by the National Safety Council in partnership with the US Department of Transportation to end road fatalities by 2050.
“NWRA is committed to making our industry safer. Our member companies have been diligent in providing advanced safety training for drivers and those who hop-off the trucks to make collections. We are pleased to join the Road to Zero Coalition and look forward to working with our coalition partners to make our roads safer,” said NWRA President and CEO Darrell Smith.
The National Waste and Recycling Association represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states, and include companies that manage garbage, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visitwww.wasterecycling.org.