Returning to work safely as COVID restrictions in Scotland are eased

As lockdown measures ease in Scotland, businesses need to remain vigilant and make sure their COVID-secure measures, as well as other health and safety measures, are in place to protect workers, visitors and others.

Being COVID-secure means being adaptable to the current guidance and having measures in place to manage the risk of coronavirus.

The HSE advises that the following workplace controls remain unchanged:

As the economy reopens, ensure your workplace is safe by following the government advice at Coronavirus (COVID-19): creating and maintaining safer workplaces.

Coronavirus legislation in Scotland also requires that face coverings be worn in any indoor communal area in a workplace. Further information can be found at Coronavirus (COVID-19): face coverings guidance

Read more key points to consider for businesses reopening as lockdown measures ease here.