Biffa to fit waste trucks with CCTV to prevent wheelie bin sleeper fatalities


 

Waste management firm Biffa is to fit CCTV cameras in its waste collection vehicles to help prevent the deaths of people found sleeping in wheelie bins. Biffa said the move will complement the thorough checks on waste containers that team members already make before emptying them, which last year prevented 93 fatalities. It added that the CCTV cameras will further boost safety by identifying and assisting people who regularly sleep in bins, with the information passed onto local homeless charities, […]