Monthly Archives: March 2018

16 03, 2018

Basin Disposal Relative Killed in Pasco Transfer Station Accident

By | 2018-03-23T15:12:56+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Articles, Real Life Claims|

Even older, wiser, more experienced family members and solid waste company owners are vulnerable.

Another unnecessary tragedy as a front loader backs over a pedestrian at a transfer station.   Although we teach GOAL: Get Out And Look, we realize that is not an option when running yellow iron.  This is a good example of an opportunity to use engineering controls, but not just a backing alarm.  Over time, the constant beeping becomes ubiquitous with the environment and no longer serves its purpose.  In this situation, multiple back up cameras and good training will prevent a re-occurrence.  Please be sure your