Coronavirus (COVID-19): working safely

To help employers protect people at work we have guidance on continuing to keep workplaces safe.

The latest GOV.UK guidance explains how you can stay safe and help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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.

Popular guidance

  • Ventilation

    Adequate ventilation can help reduce the spread of coronavirus in your workplace

  • Risk assessment

    Help with assessing risk and working safely

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 2021-11-30->