Solid Waste & Recycling

  • Blog Safety

    Tackling safety in the collection fleet

    March 26, 2020 by Corey Heniser, vehicle safety expert at Brigade Electronics

    Google ‘garbage truck accidents’ and the results will make for grim reading

  • Waste collection fatalities up 78 percent in U.S.

    December 18, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Silver Spring, MD – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the 2018 National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries showing refuse and recyclable material collection remains the fifth deadliest job in the United States. By industry category,