Solid Waste & Recycling

  • 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,