SAFETY, SAFETY, SAFETY

There was much talk at the recent Waste Expo of how the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics fatal injury figures show the waste and recycling sector is getting more dangerous. In fact, refuse and recyclable material collectors were the fifth most dangerous profession in 2015 with a fatal injury rate of 38.8 per 100,000 workers. And this trend is not improving. So, safety was on everyone’s mind, and most of the folks that visited our booth wanted to know how they can better equip trucks and drivers to be safer and gain greater visibility. Video cameras, both inside and around the outside of the truck, were of great interest. Improving driver and pedestrian safety and defending litigation cases were the primary reasons given for wanting to deploy DVR systems. Learn more…

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