Re-opening your business as a result of the first stage “easing of lockdown restrictions” announced by the UK Government for the 12 April 2021 is definitly welcomed by many UK Businesses and Organisations.
Many businesses that were once again forced to close are now looking forward to re-opening after temporarily shutting down or reducing their operations due to Covid-19. The Government has set out a step-by-step plan to ease restrictions in England cautiously. Click here to read more.
Opening your doors can however present specific hazards, which if not planned or managed properly, can result in damage, injury, legal action and further disruption to your business.
With ongoing Covid restrictions across the UK your business may have needed to change the way it operates. From safety checks to supply chain disruption and security measures to staffing, getting back to business is more than just switching the lights back on…
One of our insurer partners, Allianz, has issued a range of video guides that you may find useful.
Plan ahead prior to opening – The enclosed video courtesy of Allianz provides a good insight of areas to address and helpful tips.
Your Premises – Advice and information with regard to getting your premises open
Finally – Advice and information with regard to your staff and employees
During the past 12 months we have been working with our insurer partners to provide you with information which we hope will help your business. If you have any questions whatsoever regarding your insurances, or if there has been a change to your business that may affect cover, please contact us on 0330 058 0260