April 20 SWANA Safety Summit

What's Going On?

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Land of Lincoln Chapter will be hosting a Spring Safety Summit.


You are invited to listen and participate in a vibrant discussion of Safety in the Solid Waste Industry.  Topics will include:

  • Managing Driving Distractions
  • Maintenance Shop Safety
  • Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety
  • Correcting Poor Safety Behavior
  • Backing BMPs
  • Safety Leadership and Culture. 

We are excited to share that our Keynote Speaker will be SWANA's Executive Director and CEO, David Biderman!

When Are We Meeting?

Thursday April 20, 2017, in Chicago (venue to be announced soon!)

The Safety Summit will be held from 2:00 - 5:00 PM.  

After 5, stick around to continue the conversation, share what you have learned, and catch up on industry happenings.

How Can I Register?

Stay tuned for more details regarding the event and to register.  


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What's New with the Land of Lincoln Chapter
It is SWANA's mission to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste in North America. For over 40 years, SWANA has been the leading professional association in the solid waste field, serving over 8,000 members throughout North America, and thousands more with conferences, certifications, publications, and technical training courses.
Our membership includes local and state government officials; engineering and planning consultants; owners and operators of solid waste facilities and waste and recycling haulers. The Land of Lincoln Chapter offers many opportunities for solid waste professionals, including:
Periodic dinner meetings and workshops with featured speakers on relevant solid waste topics:
  • Solid waste facility tours
  • Annual fundraising event to support award of a college scholarship
  • Annual fall business meeting to elect officers
  • Chapter-sponsored professional networking events
  • Partnership with SWANA’s national headquarters to provide members with education, training and certification benefits
The Land of Lincoln Chapter of SWANA invites you to participate in our many activities. For additional information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Chapter President.

Contact SWANA-IL

SWANA Land of Lincoln Chapter
2037 P.O. Box 2037
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60138
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