Improving Safety in the Waste and Recycling Industry



The Health and Safety Executive has revealed the number of fatalities in the waste industry is on the rise, as is the number of reportable accidents. The risks from machinery and vehicles have long been identified as a particular concern.

Waste sites are also at higher risk of fires than most other sectors, leading to high insurance costs. Embedding a strong health and safety culture is essential for any business, our industry must take proactive steps to ensure the health and safety of its workers.

Join these experts in the discussion and learn how you, too, can make a difference in improving health and safety in your workplace.

Moderated by: Daniel Bosley, Deputy Editor, MRW

Operations Manager
J&B Recycling
Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality Manager
Re-Gen Waste
Waste Industry Safety and Health (WISH)