Health & Safety Forum: Supporting continual improvement in health and safety

Group Lead – Jim Brown

2019 work Plan

  • Promotion of WISH 4 (Safe Collection Practices) guidance in Scotland using the website, SWITCH Network and annual event.
  • Review and promote the HSE Waste & Recycling Sector Working Plan particularly site traffic management plans and segregation of pedestrians and vehicles.
  • Review WISH guidance document on vehicle specification and consider how SWITCH can influence standards and what’s available.
  • Promote Health & Wellbeing through case studies

SWITCH is keen to encourage companies to share best practice to raise standards of health and safety, training, learning and development, and technical competence in the Scottish resource management industry.

Do you have a health and safety issue you are struggling to resolve?

Have you made good progress addressing a particular H&S issue you would be willing to share?

If so, SWITCH is always keen to hear from you, and we may be able to build into future workplans and use the network to help improve the sector!