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Coronavirus (COVID-19): safer businesses and workplaces

Guidance for businesses and workplaces - including laboratories and research facilities - on reducing the risk of COVID-19 and supporting staff and customers.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): safer businesses and workplaces
Ventilation

Ventilation

A range of guidance has been developed to help businesses, employers and employees understand what good ventilation is which includes Scottish Government ventilation guidance.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have developed guidance on ventilation and air conditioning during COVID-19 which aims to help employers identify the factors to consider when deciding on ventilation needs in their premises.

Printable summaries on ventilation advice for employers and ventilation advice for everyone at work are available. These summaries will help employers and employees to understand the importance of opening windows and ensuring the workplace is well ventilated.


Contact

Email: DLECONPSWT@gov.scot

First published: 6 Aug 2021 Last updated: 15 Oct 2021 -