Post-collection work is dynamic and workers face many hazards throughout their day. But these experts have insights on how to mitigate them.
Moderator: Earl Gloster, Director, Solid Waste/General Services, City of Clearwater, FL
Post-collection work is dynamic and workers face many hazards throughout their day. Jerry Peters of Rumpke Waste and Recycling will share how they have identified these hazards and successfully mitigated them across their many operations. He’ll also provide insights on how they addressed the leading cause of post-collection injuries -- slips, trips and falls. Clay Layne of Caterpillar will talk about how to remain safe when working on and around heavy equipment. With proper strategies in place, workers can reduce the risks of injury or death from yellow iron and other machinery.
SWANA CEU: .75