The information sheets listed below cover various aspects of health and safety in the waste management industry.
These sheets are not related directly to any formal WISH guidance document, and are not formal guidance. They aim to assist waste operators in improving their health and safety performance.
List of WISH general information sheets
|Ref No.||Document Title||Summary|
|INFO 13||COVID-19 AND WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES||WISH has produced an information document on managing COVID-19 risks in the context of a range of waste management activities.|
|REF 07||SUPPORTING REFERENCE DOCUMENT - EXAMPLE COVID-19 CHECKLISTS||WISH has produced an example of how a COVID-19 checklist may be structured. You can use this example and devise your own specific checklist to meet your needs. This reference document is linked to "WISH INFO 13 COVID-19 AND WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES".|
|INFO 01||Health & Safety leadership self-assessment tool - April 2014||Allows 'leaders' such as directors, managers and supervisors to assess their leadership style and approach, and gives tips for improvement|
|INFO 02||Practical lock-off advice recycling recovery - August 2013||What is lock-off, when to apply it and operational and training issues for he safe lock-off of recycling and recovery machinery and equipment|
|INFO 03||Effective proactive monitoring in waste and recycling collection activities - June 2017||This information sheet provides two example checklists and a matrix to assist those checking that policies and procedures are being followed|
|INFO 05||Waste Fire Burn Trials summary report - Version 2 - October 2018||Summary non-technical report|