Added on: 14th May, 2020 by O1
The government, in consultation with industry, has produced guidance to help ensure that employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic.
The guides cover a range of different types of work. You may need to use more than one of these guides as you think through what you need to do to keep people safe. Click on the respective heading to see the guide for that work type.
The Health & Safety Executive is making spot checks on businesses to ensure they are Covid-secure.
Gyms & Providers of Grassroots sport
Guidance for people who work in grassroots sport and gym/leisure facilities.
Close Contact Services
Guidance for people who provide close contact services, including hairdressers, barbers, beauticians, tattooists, sports and massage therapists, dress fitters, tailors and fashion designers.
Restaurants, pubs, cafes and takeaways
Guidance for people who work in or run restaurants, pubs, bars, cafes or takeaways.
Multi purpose Community Facilities
Guidance for those managing community centres, village halls and other community facilities on safely re-opening multi-purpose buildings.
Shops and branches
Guidance for people who work in or run shops, branches, stores or similar environments.
Offices and contact centres
Guidance for people who work in or run offices, contact centres and similar indoor environments.
Construction and other outdoor work
Guidance for people who work in or run outdoor working environments.
Factories, plants and warehouses
Guidance for people who work in or run factories, plants and warehouses.
Labs and research facilities
Guidance for people who work in or run indoor labs and research facilities and similar environments.
Other people's homes
Guidance for people working in, visiting or delivering to other people's homes.
Guidance for people who work in or from vehicles, including couriers, mobile workers, lorry drivers, on-site transit and work vehicles, field forces and similar.