NWRA’s Safety Monday Reminds Workers to Avoid Distracted Driving this Season
Arlington, VA – This week’s Safety Monday, presented by Waste Connections, reminds waste collection workers to avoid distractions and mental fatigue.
“We urge workers to create a barrier to distractions,” said Kirk Sander, NWRA chief of staff and vice president, safety and standards. “Turn off notifications, silence your phone and take breaks to allow your body and mind to recover.”
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.
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