WSA Member Update 11.1.20

The November 1, 2020 WSA Member Update contained:
• Reminder to plan for contingencies given the upcoming election results
• Link to a 14-minute video on distraction abatement
• PAVEMENT magazine article link on staying alert while parking area sweeping
• Recommendation to see stormwater-related articles from WorldSweeper’s October e-newsletter
• Link to WSA Member CAM South’s recent newsletter and news of the acclaim they’ve received by giving apple baskets to customers

WSA Member Update 10.15.20

WSA’s 10.15.20 Member Update includes:
• Info on Brightview picking up Sam’s Clubs
• Report that CityFM took on over 150 WalMart stores as self-performing
• Link to Employee Handbook changes needed per state
• Request for WSA Members to review SweepInspect app
• Request for info on Alff Construction, a newly added third party vendor
• October Safety First! tips

WSA Member Update 10.1.20

The 10.1.20 WSA Member Update contained the following:
• New info about CityFM and also about WalMart sweeping issues.
• Request to learn more about what Sam’s Club is up to.
• Update on working with KBS to get contractor paid.
• From Keep Trucking Safe: some best practice ideas on how to increase truck driver safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
• From FleetOwner: six tips on how to move from ‘preventive maintenance’ to ‘predictive maintenance.’

Contract Issues in Buying/Selling a Sweeping Company

Interview with a potential buyer of a sweeping company. Info provided includes tips for both buyers and sellers. Includes info given that WalMart was a significant client.

WSA Member Update 9.15.20

Our 9.15.20 WSA Update includes:
• Info about a re-bid of WalMart stores by City FM, with half-time sweeping and half-time portering.
• Report about non-payment by KBS
• Link to article about predictive maintenance via oil analysis
• Safety First! tips by John Meola
• A short video about creatively doing heavy projects

WSA Member Update 8.15.20

The WSA Member Update 8.15.20 includes:
• Link to Mark Logsdon’s ‘insurance coverage gap areas’ webinar
• Pandemic info request to Members
• Link to two sexual harassment guidelines articles
• August Safety First! tips

WSA Member Update 8.1.20

This WSA Update includes:
• Reminder about insurance gaps webinar on August 5th
• Elgin no longer representing Broom Badger
• Audio podcast by John Meola on extreme heat
• Storing DEF fluid in extreme heat
• Link to “The Leader’s Guide to Corporate Culture”

2020 Scholarship Winner

WSA Member Update 7.15.20

WSA Member Update 7.15.20 contains:
• News about Cameron Crews winning Carl Austin Memorial Scholarship
• Link to contractor’s ‘Letter of Introduction’ to prospects
• Request for clause to limit contract liability
• Safety First! info and tips July

WSA Member Update 7.1.20

WSA Member Update 7.1.20 contains the following:
• Link to best practices video by Rod Moore, C&J Parking Lot Sweeping
• Links to Covid-19 county-by-county current stats
• Link to 5 Strategies for Hiring During a Pandemic
• Link to Developing a Termination Checklist
• Info on end of Scholarship applications

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