Good safety record pays off for scrap tire firms

Moore, Miles
October 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;10/15/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p31
Trade Publication
The article presents information about the safety programs provided by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) for the recycling industry. ISRI offers members a "Monthly Safety Meeting" - a 45-minute online training session - to keep management and workers up to date on safety procedures. According to John Gilstrap, ISRI director of safety, the most successful programs are the "ISRI Safety Blueprint" and the "OSHA 10-Hour Training Session."


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