Working safely during Coronavirus : webinars for businesses

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy have launched a series of webinars for businesses to help them make workplaces Covid secure.

Starting from the 27th May you will be able to sign up to the webinar that matches your business.

Find out about all the webinars here.

Working safely during coronavirus: restaurants offering takeaway or delivery

This webinar will be taking place Wednesday 27th May, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM BST

This webinar is designed to be relevant for any food preparation or food service setting where food is sold for takeaway or delivery. For example:

  • bars
  • pubs and restaurants operating as take-aways
  • cafes
  • food to go
  • food delivery
  • takeaways and mobile catering
  • contract catering at the point of service to the consumer, such as in offices or similar environments

It also applies to the food services provided by businesses. It does not apply to food preparation or food service in clinical or healthcare settings.

Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: shops & branches

This webinar will be taking place Thursday 28th May 11.00am – 12.00.

This webinar is designed to be relevant for shops and branches

  • This guidance covers shops that are currently open, such as shops selling food and chemists.
  • Shops also includes non-food stores, fashion stores and other types of retail that are currently closed. The webinar will help businesses consider what operations may need to look like when they are allowed to open.
  • Branches include bank branches and other open money businesses.
Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: vehicles

This webinar will take place Thursday 28th May, 3.00pm – 4.00pm

This webinar is designed to be relevant for people who work in or from vehicles, including couriers, mobile workers, lorry drivers, on-site transit and work vehicles, field forces and similar.

Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: construction & other outdoor work

This webinar will take place Monday 1st June, 11.00am – 12.00

This webinar is designed to be relevant for people who run outdoor working environments. This includes:

  • construction
  • energy and utilities
  • farming and agriculture (including seasonal labour)
  • forestry
  • waste management and other infrastructure
  • railway services
  • street and highway services
Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: labs & research facilities

This webinar will take place Monday 1st June, 3.00pm – 4.00pm

This webinar is designed to be relevant for people who run indoor research environments such as:

  • engineering centres
  • clean rooms
  • prototyping centres
  • wet labs
  • wind tunnels
  • computer labs
  • simulators
  • material development labs
  • specialist testing rooms
Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: offices & contact centres

This webinar will run on Tuesday 2nd June, 11.00am – 12.00pm

This webinar is designed to be relevant for people who run offices, contact centres and similar indoor environments.

Sign up here

Working safely during coronavirus: other people’s homes

This webinar will run on Tuesday 2nd June, 3.00pm – 4.00pm

This webinar is designed to be relevant for those working in, visiting or delivering to home environments. These include, but are not limited to, people working in the following areas:

  • in home workers – such as repair services, fitters, meter readers, plumbers, cleaners, cooks and surveyors (this is not an exhaustive list)
  • to home services – such as delivery drivers momentarily at the door
Sign up here

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