WSA Member Update 1.15.22

The January 15, 2022 WSA Member Update includes:
• Request for a Sweeper Hazard Analysis a WSA member needs.
• Looking for attorney to develop a contract addendum for third party vendors.
• Looking for nominations for Award of Excellence in Power Sweeping
• Link to Best Practices for Maintaining Owned Mobile Equipment
• Link to Fleet Management Tips From a Pro Sweeping Tech
• Link to Maximizing Your Sweeping Time by Eliminating Time Wasters
• John Meola’s Safety First! monthly column
• News about renewal notebooks

Best Practices for Maintaining Owned Mobile Equipment

Best practices for maintaining mobile equipment in winter. Tips from United Rentals.

WSA Member Update • January 1st 2022

WSA Member Update 1.1.22

WSA Member Update 1.1.22 contains:

• Link to YouTube video with Maximus insurance on how insurers check your company’s social media account prior to issuing insurance; pitfalls.
• Link to InfoSys on how to keep from having your identity stolen.

WSA Member Update 12.15.21

The 12.15.21 Update included:

• Several safety-oriented items including John Meola’s monthly column.
• Link to care for diesel engines in the winter.

WSA Member Update 12.1.21

WSA Member Update 12.1.21 contains:
• Info about renewal packets to be sent out upon renewal
• Link to info on assessing pre-owned sweepers prior to purchase
• Link to the Tip Clipboard at
• Link to business planning tips for 2022
• Reminder to send us your company’s plans for giving to your community in the Holiday Season

WSA Member Update 11.15.21

WSA’s November 15th WSA Member Update contains:
• Info about a new member benefit with company called Web Mentorship
• Link to a Rental Magazine article about diesel maintenance best practices
• Notice that our fuel network benefit company, Ernie’s Fuel Network, is offering a $100 credit on new signups by December 31st
• Request to let the WSA office know if your company will be doing ‘good deeds’ in your community this Holiday Season
• John Meola’s Safety First post for November.

WSA Member Update 11.1.21

The November 1st WSA Member Update included:
• New seminars for WSA Members at upcoming NPE
• Info about the Sweep Inspect updates
• BBC report on why people quit their jobs and how to mitigate that.
• Info about changes in recommended lubricants.

WSA Member Update 10.15.21

The WSA Member Update 10.15.21 includes:
• Reminder about the membership benefit of Marathon Hydraulic Motors
• Link to a variety of Best Practices from a past National Pavement Expo
• Link to a video about coolant Best Practices
• Monthly Safety First! link as well as to a podcast by John Meola entitled “Defensive Driving Best Practices Can Combat One of Construction’s Leading Causes of Fatalities.”

WSA Member Update 10.1.21

WSA Member Update 10.1.21 contained:
• Question about working with Advanced Service Solutions
• Reminder re: OSHA ramping up heat-related enforcement.
• Link to articles on HR issues from American Subcontractors Association including COVID-related liability.
• Link to article by WSA’s Director that will be in Pavement Magazine.
• Note about how to apply for Pavement’s annual Sweeper of the Year award.
• Congrats to Curbco for its apprenticeship program.

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