-NWRA Staff
July 30, 2018

NWRA President and CEO Issues Statement on Death of Rumpke Employee

Arlington, VA – National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) President and CEO Darrell Smith released the following statement on the work-related death of Rumpke Waste & Recycling employee David J. Evans in Middleton, Ohio, today.

“We extend our sympathies to NWRA member Rumpke Waste & Recycling on the death of David J. Evans who was killed this morning while on the job. Mr. Evans was a 15-year employee of Rumpke Waste & Recycling. His death is a tragic reminder of the dangers the men and women in our industry face every day. We urge the motoring public to take care when approaching waste collection vehicles.”


The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states and include companies that manage waste, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.

Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association