Coronavirus (COVID-19): working safely

To help employers protect people in the workplace we have guidance on keeping workplaces safe as most COVID-19 restrictions are removed.

The latest GOV.UK guidance includes guidance on going to work. There is also information if you are in an area where a new COVID-19 variant is spreading.

Find the latest advice for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Our brief guide for workers will help them prevent COVID-19 spreading at work and translations of this guidance are available.


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Popular guidance

Make your workplace safer

Make changes to your work to protect people.

Help with assessing risk and working safely

Latest information and advice

  • Vulnerable workers

    How to protect workers in high-risk groups, clinically extremely vulnerable people and pregnant workers

  • Legionella risks

    If your building was closed or has reduced occupancy during the pandemic, water system stagnation can occur

Updated 2021-09-01->