Below are UK Government guidelines to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic. These guides cover a range of different types of work. Many businesses operate more than one type of workplace, such as an office, factory and fleet of vehicles. You may need to use more than one of these guides as you think through what you need to do to keep people safe.

Below you can also find information provided by Ealing Council. Should your business have further specific queries on covid-19 security, you can contact Ealing Council at


In the last few weeks, we have been working with Ealing Council and other business partners, to increase public confidence and to support businesses to ensure that our high streets reopen safely and businesses can resume trade. Below you can access and download various resources and materials to help businesses during the reopening.

  • Click here for the Government five steps to safer working poster to show you have followed the guidance on managing the risk of COVID-19.
  • Click here to access the Government reopening safely toolkit. Complete the easy questionnaire and find out what you need to do for your business to reopen.

Check out the links below to access the Acton is Open campaign materials:

To make it easier for businesses in Ealing, the council has issues four sets of advice on reopening that you can now download:


Before restarting work you should ensure the safety of the workplace. The Health and Safety Executive have produced guidance to help you work safely (be COVID-secure) and manage the risk associated with running your business at this time.