Since the start of the pandemic, SafetyOn in conjunction with RenewableUK have published guidance regarding for COVID-19. The approach from the start has been to develop guidance that can quickly be adapted to meet the evolving needs of the industry. A work group was formed with representatives from SafetyOn Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) have been meeting on a weekly basis since the start of the pandemic to review and update the existent guidance. The guidance was first published in March 2020 and has since had fourteen revisions.

With increased learnings on effective health and safety measures and advancing testing and vaccination campaigns, the topics discussed have seen a shift throughout 2021. While the nature of the pandemic is fluid and the potential for emergent COVID-19 variants remains. It is important to remain cautious, pragmatic, and dynamic in approach. The health, safety and wellbeing of employees and others must continue to be the primary focus when considering working arrangements.

The latest guidance note Guidance regarding Procedures and Protocols for COVID-19 considers recent reviews of relevant Government and Regulator guidance as well societal trends with regards to the status of the COVID-19 pandemic. Version14 of SafetyOn/RUK COVID19 guidance note is still available for reference. Should you have feedback or comments regarding this document, or require further support, please contact SafetyOn at