Social distancing in the workplace
For some employers, such as manufacturers, home working is simply not an option for the majority of the work force.
Employers need to implement social distancing by their workforce as far as possible when carrying out their jobs to protect their workers, customers and other members of the public.
To help employers with this difficult task, the Government has published sector-specific guidance on social distancing in the workplace during coronavirus (COVID-19): sector guidance.
We can advise you on ensuring you comply with your health and safety duties towards your employees.
This article is for general information only and does not constitute legal or professional advice. Please note that the law may have changed since this article was published.