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Republic Services Employees Named National Drivers of the Year, Operator of the Year
"At Republic Services, our top priority is the safety of our employees, customers and communities, and that drives everything we do," said
The 2020 NWRA Driver of the Year awards recognize drivers who operate their trucks in a safe and responsible manner, have outstanding performance records and whose contributions have enhanced the overall safety and image of the solid waste industry. Operator of the Year recognizes an employee working in post-collection for a materials recovery facility, landfill or transfer station who safely operates heavy equipment, including bulldozers, front-end loaders and compactors.
Since 2009, Republic drivers have won 70 percent of the Driver of the Year awards. This is Republic's second consecutive Operator of the Year award, which was added in 2017.
2020 National Commercial Driver of the Year:
Tommy and his wife have five children and seven grandchildren. Outside of work, he is active in his church, where he gives back to the community as a member of the
2020 National Industrial Driver of the Year:
When he is not driving a truck, Tim is raising his granddaughter and cares for his elderly father. He is active in the local chapter of Hunters for the Hungry and has recruited friends to get involved to help solve the food-insecurity issues in his local community.
2020 Operator of the Year:
Keith has two sons and two grandchildren and enjoys his time with family. When he's not on the job, he can be found working in his yard or watching football. He is a devoted fan of the
Republic's Commitment to Safety
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