WASTE INDUSTRY SAFETY AND HEALTH (WISH) FORUM GUIDANCE ON COVID-19 AND WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES

This document is based on Government advice, industry experience and current knowledge and provides detailed practical information on:

  • COVID-19, why it can be a problem for waste management and RIDDOR
  • Symptoms and what to do if an employee shows the symptoms
  • General precautions
  • Changes made in response to COVID-19
  • Specific advice
  • Other information and links

There are variations in the public health approach in Scotland which includes the use of face coverings and physical distancing:

When using the WISH guidance please ensure you check with the latest public health guidance from the Scottish Government.