It has been a long and difficult period since the first cases of COVID-19 appeared in Scotland. The pandemic continues and the virus remains very much with us. Continued collective effort and commitment, particularly in sticking to the rules and guidance in place, will be imperative as we confront the challenging winter ahead. Some precautionary measures remain as mandatory legal requirements in certain settings, additionally some baseline measures remain in guidance.
This guidance is for all businesses and workplaces and provides advice on measures that you should continue to take to reduce risk and support staff and customers.
How to use this guidance
You should use this guidance to consider the risk of transmission of COVID-19 within your premises, and identify the measures you will need to adopt to protect workers and visitors on your premises and your workers when working on your behalf elsewhere.