-NWRA Staff
October 6, 2023

NWRA Safety Monday Reminds Waste Collection Workers to Walk Like a Penguin

Arlington, VA – This week’s Safety Monday, presented by WM, reminds waste collection drivers to prepare for winter weather.

“Summer is gone, fall is here and winter is right around the corner,” said Kirk Sander, NWRA chief of staff and vice president, safety and standards. “Now is the time to start talking to your employees about the safety hazards of winter.”

Safety Monday is a copyrighted product of NWRA produced in collaboration with NWRA’s Safety Committee. For more information and to subscribe to NWRA’s Safety Monday, click here.


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 & Recycling Association