Posted on: 06 May 2021
Guidance for commercial and industrial businesses following COVID-19 restrictions
This guide is intended for commercial and industrial businesses who are looking to get back to business following the easing of Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions or lockdowns.
For further advice on getting back to business for different sectors, or coronavirus FAQs, visit our Coronavirus information hub.
Businesses in the commercial and industrial sector, such as manufacturers, warehouses, engineers, printers and wholesalers may have needed to change the way they operate to continue trading throughout the COVID-19 pandemic or even been closed for extended periods.
In this guide, we include links to available resources to help Commercial and Industrial Businesses get back to work safely.
Our Insight Hub is full of useful articles and guidance for commercial and industrial businesses on how to adapt to the new way of working brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, or for businesses that are reopening after a period of closure.
- Insight from the Experts: The risks of working at height
- What is a freeport and how will it benefit the UK?
- How to reduce the risk of diesel exhaust exposure
- COVID-19 – Guidance for food manufacturers
- Insight from the Experts: The importance of workplace whistleblowing
- Common import, export and service issues facing UK businesses post-Brexit
- Safety in the workplace for teen workers
- COVID-19 Safety Posters & Signs for Businesses
Details of how to register for the Business Toolkit are included in a MyWave Connect welcome email you should have received shortly after buying your insurance from Premierline. If you haven’t registered yet, we need to resend your Business Toolkit welcome email. Simply email us with your business name and postcode, and we will send you a copy of the email.
The Business Toolkit provides you with content specific to the industry you work in to give you guidance on how to run your business on topics such as legislation, compliance, human resources, risk management and safety.
Take a look at some of their articles here (login required):
Many of our insurance providers, such as Allianz have produced back to business guides that can be accessed for free through their websites. Take a look at some of their guidance using the external links below.
The information and tools contained in this guide are of a general informational nature and should not be relied upon as being suitable for any specific set of circumstances. We have used reasonable endeavours to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the contents but the information and tools do not constitute professional advice and must not be relied upon as such. To the extent permitted by law, we do not accept responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on the information or tools in our Insight Hub.