Posted on: 5 March 2020
COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.
The UK Chief Medical Officers have raised the risk to the public from low to moderate (accurate as of Thursday 5 March 2020)
The NHS has released guidance, including answers to commonly asked questions and advice for anyone who has recently travelled to affected areas.
Please find this information on the NHS website.
There has also been specific guidance released for employers and businesses. This information can be found on this page.