Frankly Temporary Workers and Coronavirus
Dear Temporary Worker,
We ask you to read the following government guidelines carefully to ensure the health and safety of you, our temporary workforce and the businesses you are working in.
We would like to draw special attention to the update on travel from Italy as we are aware this is a popular holiday destination.
If you have travelled from anywhere in Italy in the last 14 days or any other of the areas listed, we ask you to act within the guidelines stated below and to get checked, even if you have the mildest of symptoms.
If you fall within any of the travel guidelines below, we ask that this advice is taken responsibly, with the safety of your colleagues in mind.
Frankly Recruitment Request:
We kindly ask you not to attend your assignment if you feel there could be any risk of being infected, however small.
If you have only just come back to the UK from any affected areas, we ask you to please not go to work until you are sure no symptoms have presented themselves.
If you are unsure in any way if you should return to work, we are very happy to discuss this, so please call us on 01793 514441.
The latest advice is as follows:
As of 9am on 5 March 2020, 18,083 people have been tested in the UK, of which 17,968 were confirmed negative and 115 were confirmed as positive.
Stay indoors and avoid contact with other people if you’ve travelled to the UK from the following places in the last 14 days, even if you do not have symptoms:
Stay indoors and avoid contact with other people if you’ve travelled to the UK from the following places in the last 14 days and have a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath, even if your symptoms are mild:
- mainland China outside of Hubei province
- Italy outside of the lockdown areas
- South Korea outside of the special care zones
- Hong Kong
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do next.
Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
For up to date information please see the following two websites:
The World Health Organisation: www.who.int/
Public Health England: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england
Attached is a page of advice giving some tips to avoid contamination in the work place.