Steve Jones, chief officer for Streetscene and Transportation at Flintshire council, said yesterday: "We are aware of a road traffic accident this morning in which a refuse collector
has been injured and flown to hospital.
House where former refuse collector
Ray Roberts, 63, died
at the front line in the Government's attempts to get people to sort what they throw away into separate boxes have been punched, shot, spat at, run down, pepper-sprayed and even threatened with a machete.
DUSTBIN wars led to a wheelie bin cleaner appearing before a judge after admitting attacking three refuse collectors
a refuse collector
(Carrier 26 t, 20 m3 bucket, rocker) .
This means that orange diamonds are stuck to your bins, so the refuse collectors
know to enter your garden and empty your bins/bags then return them to your garden, instead of you having to drag them outside, which can be very awkward for a lot of people.
Anyone who worked for C Roberts, Breeze Hill, or as a refuse collector
for Liverpool council should contact Ashwini Kamath at Irwin Mitchell on 0161 838 2397 or email ashwini.
A COUNCIL refuse collector
was yesterday banned from emptying the bin of cycling ace Jason MacIntyre's widow.
Trevor Reaney, chief executive of Craigavon Council, accepted the challenge offered by his staff and will become a refuse collector
and road sweeper for the day on Thursday.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of a refuse collector
coupled with a loader crane on a truck chassis with a gvw of 26 tonnes of scania brand.
As a refuse collector
with this council, we had our meeting the other day and were told we would be losing pounds 68 a week, which totally unacceptable.
THE North West traffic commissioner has defended her decision to revoke the license of Liverpool's refuse collector
I said that I would put cardboard and plastic in a black bin liner but I was told not to as the refuse collector
could not see what was in the bag.
Lee Hudson, 28, refuse collector
, Newcastle: Keeping the missus happy.
A south Tyneside Council refuse collector
escaped serious injury when he narrowly missed being hit by a lump of flying metal as he emptied wheelie bins.