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Solid Waste Worker Fatalities Jump After Drop in 2021, SWANA Says

March 8, 2023

Via: Waste360

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) published its latest data on worker fatalities, noting a drastic increase in 2022 following a plummet in 2021.

There were 46 solid waste industry worker fatalities in 2022 compared to 28 the year before, a 65 percent increase. David Biderman, SWANA Executive Director & CEO, expressed the organization’s disappointment.

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