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Face coverings: when to wear one

This page explains what face coverings are, their role in reducing the transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19), the settings in which…

Protecting Vulnerable Workers

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the government has defined some people as clinically extremely vulnerable (shielded). Shielded workers are at…

Use of face masks designated KN95

A substantial number of face masks, claiming to be of KN95 standards, provide an inadequate level of protection and are…

Social distancing, keeping businesses open and in-work activities during the coronavirus outbreak

The HSE have produced guidance for employers and others on measures you can take to help you carry on working safely…

Resuscitation guidance for Covid-19

NHS test and trace: workplace guidance

The NHS test and trace service forms a central part of the government’s coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery strategy and help businesses…

Common Symptoms of COVID-19 Update

The advice for anyone in any setting is to follow these main guidelines. The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19)…

Legionella risk because of water stagnation during the coronavirus

Employers, the self-employed and people in control of premises, such as landlords, have a duty to identify and control risks…

Physical distancing at Distribution Centres for drivers during the COVID-19 outbreak

Loading and unloading goods vehicles can put drivers and other workers at risk. It is important to consider all risks…

Environment Agency Regulatory Response to COVID-19

The Environment Agency recognises the difficulties businesses are facing as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19). The government expect businesses to…