Waste Management Route Manager Lisa Aviles teaches D.E.P.U.T.Y. Club members the importance of safety around commercial vehicles. Even if a truck appears to be parked it has many moving parts that may begin moving again.
Waste Management provides these tips to be safe around their vehicles:
· Every Waste Management truck is equipped with a back-up alarm. Whether you are walking or driving near one of our trucks, if you hear this sound (a loud beeping) or see the white back-up lights, be sure to move out of the way of the truck.