The UK’s Coronavirus outbreak situation is ever-evolving. Following the Prime Minister’s address to the nation on the 23rd of March, many businesses have closed in an effort to slow the spread of this virus. One of the exceptions to these measures is those businesses classed as ‘Hardware Shops’, which includes Builders Merchants. Many businesses in this sector will remain open, and will need to take steps to lower the risk of Coronavirus exposure and transmission as much as possible.
This guide has been designed to provide you with advice on controlling this risk and potential methods to consider implementing at your site.