Include the customer in your safety plan

van Heuit, Robert E.
June 1998
World Wastes;Jun98, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p9
Trade Publication
Offers some tips for customer safety in transfer stations, material recovery facilities or landfill sites. Causes of injuries; Rule development and warning signs. INSET: Sample site rules..


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