-NWRA Staff
March 11, 2022

NWRA’s Safety Monday Offers Waste Collection Drivers Tips to Approach Intersections Safely

Arlington, VA – The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) Safety Monday for this week, presented by Rumpke Waste & Recycling, provides tips for approaching an intersection safely.

“Intersections present some of the greatest safety challenges for commercial vehicle operators,” said Kirk Sander, chief of staff and vice president of safety and standards for NWRA. “Whether it’s a 4-way stop or a complex traffic light, our drivers must be on high alert.”

“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 a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.

Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association