NWRA’s Safety Monday Offers Tips to Avoid Hand Injuries 

NWRA’s Safety Monday Offers Tips to Avoid Hand Injuries 

Arlington, VA – The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) Safety Monday for this week, presented by LRS, reminds waste collection workers to be safe in the workplace to avoid hand injuries.

“It is important that waste collection workers practice hand safety,” said Kirk Sander, chief of staff and vice president of safety and standards for NWRA. “These tips are great reminders on how to stay safe at work.”

“We are pleased to provide this industry-renowned safety resource to anyone who requests it,” said NWRA President and CEO Darrell Smith. “You do not need to be a member of NWRA to receive it.”

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 various other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.

Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association