refuse collector

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someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse

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Scott Roberts is alleged to have hurled abuse at refuse collectors as he waited behind their wagon on Heol Glyndwr, Coedpoeth.
A UK waste management agency argues that it would protect refuse collectors from abuse out on their shifts.
Main features: LA this consultation concerns the acquisition of a refuse collector with 5 m3 and compaction up container.
House where former refuse collector Ray Roberts, 63, died
Refuse collectors 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.
this consultation concerns the supply and delivery of a refuse collector fitted with a side-loading arms
Mr Green had been working as a refuse collector with Flintshire council for six months and was a "well liked member of the team".
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.
It is thought he was exposed to deadly dust while working as a refuse collector for Liverpool City Council from 1965 to 1989, or as a labourer in the 1950s for C Roberts at Breeze Hill.
Torfaen council warned residents that a refuse collector could have been seriously injured by the knife, which was left in a plastic carrier bag with some plastic bottles in a recycling box in Cwmbran.
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.
If the refuse collectors are forced out of their jobs it is another redundancy payout situation, regardless of being offered a gravedigger's job, and I have nothing against this type of work, however the refuse collector will lose out on earnings.
Heartwarming footage shows the moment that quick-thinking Denbighshire County Council refuse collector John Shone stopped his lorry to help calm Erin Connor's horse Patch and even fed him a carrot.