Safety Awards

Safety Award presentation

SWANA’s safety awards exemplify the solid waste industry’s profound commitment to improving employee safety through communication, best practices, increased company regulations, and accident review. These safety awards reflect SWANA’s continued commitment to worker safety.

2023 SWANA Safety Award Winners Announced June 29.

In 2023, SWANA is seeking out the Biggest Safety Improvements, Best Safety Innovations, and Best Safety Training Programs and Workplace Wellness Programs throughout the solid waste industry.

There is no entry fee, but the applicant must be a SWANA member.

Winners will be announced on Thursday, June 29 with the awards ceremony taking place in September at WASTECON® 2023 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Your organization has done a great job protecting workers and the public. Now get recognized for your accomplishments by the largest member-based solid waste association in the world.

Questions? Contact Jesse Maxwell at

Safety Award Sponsors

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SmarTruck HD

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Safe Fleet

By making fleets smarter, we make people safer.

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Fire Rover

Ensure the safety of your business by detecting and extinguishing fires before they start.

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Environmental Solutions Group (ESG)

The ESG family of companies provide cutting edge solutions for the solid waste industry.