-NWRA Staff
September 5, 2023

NWRA Safety Monday Shares Roadway Safety Tips for Waste Collection Drivers

Arlington, VA – This week’s Safety Monday, presented by Rumpke Waste & Recycling, reminds waste collection drivers to remain visible to other drivers, maintain equipment and use caution when backing up.

“It is important that our drivers are safe every day,” said Kirk Sander, NWRA chief of staff and vice president of safety and standards. “Our men and women play a vital role in protecting the environment and public health.”

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