Rumpke Driver Honored for Heroic Actions

CINCINNATI (Oct. 24, 2012) – Rumpke Residential Driver David Kinley was honored today by the Springfield Township Fire Department for his assistance with a house fire.

While servicing customers on Oct. 15, Kinley, spotted smoke coming from a house shortly after 11 a.m. He quickly called 911, and within minutes, emergency personnel were on the scene to extinguish the blaze.

According to Rob Leininger, Springfield Township Fire Department Fire Chief, Kinley’s quick actions minimized damage at the home and saved the life of the family’s pet dog.

“You are the one that gets the credit,” said Leininger, during a small award presentation at Rumpke. 

The Township awarded Kinley with a plaque commending him for his service to the community.

Rumpke Consolidated Companies, Inc. has been committed to keeping neighborhoods and businesses clean and green since 1932 by providing environmentally friendly waste disposal solutions. Headquartered in Colerain Township, Ohio, just outside of Cincinnati, Rumpke is one of the nation’s largest privately owned residential and commercial waste and recycling firms, providing service to areas of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia. Rumpke divisions include Rumpke Recycling, Rumpke Portable Restrooms, The William-Thomas Group, Rumpke Hydraulics, Rumpke Haul-it-Away and Rumpke Park.

Molly Yeager
(513) 741-6765

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