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Kevin Johnstone

SWANA Safety

SWANA Pacific Chapter Safety Ambassador

SWANA Pacific is pleased to introduce our Safety Ambassador, Kevin Johnstone.

Kevin has been involved with SWANA for 7 years, first as a student member then as a YP and also the YP committee head. He has been working as an Environmental Engineering Technologist for Ecowaste Industries for 4 years. He became involved with SWANA after connecting with some members at a networking session after a conference. Those connections helped Kevin complete his undergraduate thesis at BCIT, graduate, and find his first job in the industry doing waste audits.

Kevin values SWANA as an organization that allows him to continue to make new connections, learn about the industry, and participate in conferences. He looking forward to serving the SWANA BC/Yukon chapter throughout his career in solid waste.


SWANA Safety Update

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. (more…)
Stephanie Moorman
April 19, 2018

SWANA Safety Alert

Jesse Maxwell, Advocacy & eLearning Program Manager at SWANA has issued a SWANA Safety Alert to SWANA Chapter Safety Ambassadors, including SWANA Pacific Chapter's Maggie Warren, regarding industry fatalities. (more…)
Stephanie Moorman
February 14, 2018