Small business advice
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has resources and information designed to help small businesses through the Coronavirus outbreak. See the FSB’s website.
How you can help
Many businesses have been asking how they can support with the response to Coronavirus. You can find more information and a form to get in touch here: https://bit.ly/3bzOfcD
FAQs and guidance
COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021
The government has published the ‘COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021’, setting out the roadmap out of the current lockdown for England.
5 things businesses need to know about further easing of COVID restrictions on Monday 12 April: https://www.ynygrowthhub.com/blog/news/5-things-businesses-need-to-know-about-further-easing-of-covid-restrictions-on-monday-12-april/
Social Distancing Guidelines
Please check the national lockdown advice first to see if your business should be open at this time: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home
Details on safe workplace guidance: https:/bit.ly/CV19WorkingSafely
Travelling safely: https://bit.ly/CV19SafeTravel
How to carry out a COVID-19 risk assessment: https://bit.ly/CV19RiskAssessments
Cleaning your workplace safely: https://bit.ly/CleaningWorkplaces
Sector-specific guidance for social distancing in the workplace: bit.ly/sectorsocialdist
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