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$40,000 in Safety Awards Goes to Gautier, MS Employees

L to R: David Myles, Calvin Anderson, Sr., Nelson Ross, Sr., and Con Sistrunk.

GAUTIER, MS June 19th – Waste Pro recognized its first four Safety Award recipients in the Mississippi Gulf Coast area at a celebration on June 13th.  Calvin Anderson, David Myles, Nelson Ross, Sr., and Con Sistrunk were each presented with a $10,000 Safety Award for flawless performance over the last three years.  The awards were presented by Waste Pro President and CEO John Jennings at a celebration at Waste Pro’s Gautier, MS office.

In order to receive the Safety Award, employees must have a spotless work record for three years, including excellent customer service, no accidents, injuries, or property damage, and they must maintain a positive attitude and attendance record, along with a well-kept truck.

John J. Jennings, President/CEO of Waste Pro USA, stated, “Not many people realize what a difficult job this is and these men seem to make it look easy.  They exemplify what Waste Pro is all about. At Waste Pro, safety is paramount and I look forward to distributing many more of these bonuses.”  Unique to the waste collection and disposal industry, Waste Pro’s Safety Program has distributed more than $600,000 in Safety Awards to their drivers, since 2004.

Waste Pro is one of this country’s fastest growing privately owned solid waste collection, recycling, processing and disposal companies, operating in eight southeastern states.  Serving more than 1.8 million customers from over 500 operating locations, Waste Pro USA is headquartered in Longwood, Florida and maintains more than 250 exclusive municipal contracts and franchises.

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