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Dangers of sleeping in bins outlined

Recent deaths and injuries have led Biffa to sound a warning to homeless people and children about the perils of climbing into waste containers. The waste-management giant revealed that a homeless man in Bristol recently broke limbs after the trade refuse bin he was in was tipped into the back of a lorry. A west Midlands man lost his life in a similar accident and Biffa recorded 47 near misses between April and December 2003. But winter is the worst time as drunk and ...