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Waste Pro Garbage Truck Driver Proves Safety Pays

Pictured left to right: Division Manager, Steven Lafferty; Residential Supervisor, Steve Bruton; Trevor Cobb; and, Operations Mgr., Gerald Freeman.

SANFORD, FL January 16th– Waste Pro garbage truck driver, Trevor Cobb, picked up a $10,000 Safety Award for flawless performance over the last three years.  The check was presented this month at a celebration held at Waste Pro’s regional facility in Sanford, FL.

Trevor has been a Waste Pro employee since 2005 and is a Commercial Route Driver.  “Trevor is very passionate about customer service and is known for consistently going the extra mile. We are proud to present this safety award to him,” said Waste Pro Division Manager, Steven Lafferty.

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

John J. Jennings, President/CEO of Waste Pro USA, stated, “We care deeply about our employees, customers and communities we serve.  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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