Waste Industry Safety and Health Forum

Representatives from the waste management and recycling industry have come together to form the Waste Industry Safety and Health Forum.

WISH members include representatives from HSE, main trade associations, professional bodies, trade unions, recycling organisations and national and local government bodies. 

About WISH

Structure, strategy and actions

WISH will continue to promote, publicise, facilitate and bring about implementation of the actions that can reduce workplace accident and the occupational ill health incidence rate. 

More detail about structure, strategy and actions

WISH Guidance and Resources

Guidance Documents

Information Sheets

WISH Case Studies

iAuditor app  for Apple or Android Devices

Practical Pocket Guide


WISH Blueprint

Around 150 invited senior figures from across the waste and recycling industry assembled in Solihull in February 2013 for a summit aimed at improving its poor health and safety record. Actions to be taken forward by each strategy working group in 2013 - 2015 comprise the WISH Blueprint.