Covid-19 Guidance update

Further to the guidance we shared last week, please find below additional information and links providing current guidance.


The NHS website provides current information, guidance and a section on commonly asked questions.

NHS 111 Online COV-19 tool guidance for businesses and employers

This guidance will assist employers and businesses in providing advice to staff on:

  • the novel coronavirus, COVID-19
  • how to help prevent spread of all respiratory infections including COVID-19
  • what to do if someone with suspected or confirmed to have COVID-19 has been in a workplace setting
  • what advice to give to individuals who have travelled to specific areas, as outlined by the Chief Medical Officer
  • advice for the certification of absence from work resulting from Covid-19

Department of Health & Social Care

Daily updates are available at 2pm on the Department of Health and Social Care website

World Health Organisation

WHO have created a useful guide on getting workplace ready

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Guidance for pregnant women and COVID-19 has be produced