The latest “NHS Test and Trace in the workplace” guidance
The “NHS Test and Trace in the workplace” guidance (applicable in England) was updated on 16 August 2021.
Amongst other things, the updated guidance provides that individuals informed by NHS Test and Trace that they are a contact of someone who has tested positive will not need to self-isolate where they are:-
- Fully vaccinated;
- Below the age of 18 and six months;
- Have taken part in, or are currently taking part in, an approved COVID-19 vaccine trial; or
- Not able to be vaccinated for medical reasons.
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Do you have any questions about the guidelines or how best to apply them in your workplace? Do not hesitate to get in touch with Andra Stanton.