Health and safety in the workplace


Coronavirus: advice for employers and employees 
Basic advice for UK employers and workers in the event of a wider UK outbreak. It provides guidance on sick pay and recommends what employers should do if employees do not want to go to work, if someone becomes unwell at work, if someone with coronavirus comes to work, and if employers needs to close the workplace. 


Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for UK employers 
Factsheet from CIPD focused on how businesses can respond to the threat posed by global health emergencies such as COVID-19 and support their workforce, including the development of flexible resourcing plans. 

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Public Health England 

COVID-19: guidance for employers and businesses
Government guidance for employers and businesses on the novel coronavirus, how to help prevent spread of respiratory infections, what to do if someone suspected or confirmed to have COVID-19 has been in business settings, what advice to give to individuals who have travelled to specific areas, actions to take if staff come into contact with someone who is self-isolating or is a possible or confirmed case of COVID-19. 

Department of Health & Social Care

Coronavirus action plan: a guide to what you can expect across the UK
The government's action plan outlines what it has done so far in response to the current coronavirus outbreak and what it plans to do next, depending on how the outbreak develops. It highlights HMRC's existing Time To Pay arrangements for businesses facing short-term cash flow issues (for example, as the result of subdued demand).