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.
FAQs and guidance
Business closures list: https://bit.ly/BizClose
High street shops, department stores and shopping centres across England can now reopen once they are COVID-19 secure and can show customers will be kept safe. Guidance for reopening can be found here: https://bit.ly/UpdatedRetailGuidance
Employers should also display a notice visibly in their shop windows or outside their store to show their employees, customers and other visitors that they have followed this guidance. The downloadable sign can be found here: https://bit.ly/CV19Sign
City of York Council have released guidance for York-based businesses here: https://www.york.gov.uk/downloads/file/5714/business-advice-retail-pack
Social Distancing Guidelines
Details on safe workplace guidance:https:/bit.ly/CV19WorkingSafely
BEIS working safely webinars: https://bit.ly/BEISWebinars
FAQs to summarise what you can and can’t do have been published, which are based on the new guidance: https://bit.ly/CV19FAQs
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
To help employers reopen their businesses safely, a new tool has been launched to identify the most relevant guidance for your business: https://bit.ly/WorkingSafelyTool
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
York & North Yorkshire’s emergence from the COVID-19 pandemic is highlighted in a new report, published today (27).
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