SWANA released an overview of 2017 solid waste industry fatality data today via press release. SWANA recorded 132 fatalities – an 18 percent increase in total fatalities compared to 2016, with almost all incidents occurring in the United States. The full press release is available here.
The City of Abbotsford is currently recruiting for the full-time position of Senior Manager, Solid Waste and Environmental Services. This key leadership role within the City’s Engineering Department provides direction and oversight to the City’s solid waste management and environmental services programs.
We are excited to share that SWANA has reached an important milestone today — surpassing more than 10,000 members across the United States, Canada, and the Carribbean! We would like to thank all of our members for their enthusiastic engagement and continued support of our growing SWANA community.