Category Useful Links

HEALTHY BODY, HEALTHY MIND: SILKY GUIDE TO FITNESS APPS

Mark Harper QC provides a list of apps that help with home fitness.     With gyms closing and appreciating the importance of exercise to people’s mental and physical well-being, I have put together a list of apps that help with home fitness. Peloton – They go way beyond spinning classes, with running, cycling, bootcamp, […]

CORONAVIRUS: SPOTTING AND AVOIDING THE SCAMMERS

Some useful links on identifying scammers and protecting yourself during the current crisis. SCAMMERS POSING AS DOOR-TO-DOOR COVID-19 TESTERS Sky News reports that police have said: “People should call them on 999 if someone comes to their door and claims to be conducting virus tests”. The Independent reports that people have also offered to do shopping for […]

COVID-19: SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES: LATEST UPDATE

The government has today updated its guidance on support for business.  The guidance is available here.    THE GUIDANCE The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. This includes a package of measures to support […]

STAYING AT HOME AND SOCIAL ISOLATION: GOVERNMENT GUIDANCE

It is useful for individuals and employers to have easy links to government guidance on staying at home, vulnerable people and households with possible infection.  Some of this guidance was issued today and we have collated it here. We plan to update the links to guidance regularly so it may pay to check back often, […]

GOVERNMENT DEFINES KEY WORKERS: “THOSE ESSENTIAL TO THE RUNNING OF THE JUSTICE SYSTEM”

The Government has published guidance as to who is a key worker.  In the publication which gives guidance for schools, colleges and local authorities guidance is given in relation to educational organisations on dealing with COVID-19. The definition includes “those essential to the running of the justice system” THE LIST   Health and social care […]

FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR BUSINESS THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: USEFUL LINKS

Staying in business is going to be difficult and tough for many.  Here are links to some useful guidance on support available for businesses and helpful hints as to staying afloat. Gov.UK has guidance on support for businesses. This covers support for businesses who are paying sick pay to employees, support for businesses that pay business […]

USEFUL LINKS FOR LAWYERS AND BUSINESSES IN DEALING WITH COVID-19

General guidance: Gov.UK – Coronavirus (COVID-19): latest information and advice The World Health Organisation – Basic protective measures against the new coronavirus  Clyde & Co – Coronavirus information hub  Spinoff – A practical guide to getting ready for the arrival of the coronavirus in New Zealand  The Telegraph – Coronavirus symptoms: what to look for, […]