DUMP DOLLY – Injuries dumping trash

Custodians suffer back injuries when throwing out garbage because dumpsters are too high from the ground. The action requires force and awkward postures. The motion of hoisting or swinging heavy bags or lifting and dumping heavy cans to get them up, over, and into a...

Dump Dolly – The cost of a back injury

How much are your employees worth? According to recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data, janitors and cleaners suffered more than 46,000 injuries requiring days away from work and had the 16th highest injury rate of all occupations. The U.S. Occupational Health and...

Dump Dolly – Society Insurance

Don’t let trash cost you cash!!! No news to us, but Society Insurance posted a blog stating taking out the trash can be dangerous. It sounds crazy, but it’s true. And their numbers prove it. Recent large losses among Society Insurance policyholders include the...

Dump Dolly – Preventable Injuries

DON’T LET TRASH COST YOU CASH! A recent article discussed the Bureau of Labor Statistics data indicating janitors and cleaners suffered more than 46,000 injuries requiring days away from work and had the 16th highest injury rate of all occupations. Further, the...