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Working safely – guidance for individual sectors
These 9 guides cover a range of different types of work:
Construction and other outdoor work
Factories, plants and warehouses
Labs and research facilities
Offices and contact centres
Other people's homes
Restaurants offering takeaway or delivery
Shops and branches
Shops and Branches

Cleaning your workplace
This guidance can be applied to any non-healthcare setting such as:
-waiting rooms
-hotel rooms
-student accommodation
-boarding schools
Find out more

Carry out a risk assessment
HSE has developed these interactive tools to help those working in low-risk offices and shops, including charity shops, understand what they need to do to assess and control risks in the workplace and comply with health and safety law.
Find out more

Coronavirus (COVID-19) support is available to businesses
-Loans, tax relief and cash grants are available
-Employers can apply for staff to get up to 80% pay if they can’t work
-Self-employed people can receive up to £2,500 per month in grants for at least 3 months
Find out more Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

Check if you can claim back Statutory Sick Pay paid to employees due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

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