CABE COVID-19 May 2020
21 May 2020
Posted by: Leanne Sparkes
At CABE, we are helping members to navigate through the wealth of information out there on Coronavirus.
With today's announcement that Scotland is looking to ease some of their restrictions from next week, please find below a round up of some recent announcements relating to the pandemic.
Free Webinars from BEIS
The Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is hosting a series of webinars offering advice on how to make workplaces COVID-19 secure.
There are two sessions that may be of interest to CABE members, register below:
1 June - 11am Construction and Other Outdoor Work
2 June - 3pm Working in People's Homes
Details on more sessions can be found here
UK Government's Business Support Videos and Webinars
To help support business affected by COVID-19, the UK government has produced a number of free videos and webinars offering advice on the different support packages available to businesses to help them deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus.
Take a look
Guidance for safer travel and safer transport operations
With the UK government encouraging us to walk or cycle to avoid overloading the public transport sector the Department for Transport has produced a guide on safer travel and safer transport operations.
Find out more
Claim a Grant through the Self Employment Income Support Scheme
If you are self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus you may be eligible to apply for a taxable grant of 80% of your average monthly trading profits.
Find out more
Working Safely During the Coronavirus
CABE members are reminded that if they are working on site, they must follow the UK Government's Working Safely during Coronavirus guide and the Construction Leadership Councils Site Operating Procedures - Version 4 in order to keep themselves and their colleagues safe.