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Keeping workers and customers safe during COVID-19 in restaurants, pubs, bars, and takeaway services

Updated 30/06/2020 – Now includes social distancing marshals

Government released guidance yesterday for keeping workers and customers safe in pubs, restaurants, bars and takeaways services during COVID-19 in England, this with an aim of easing lockdown and helping to restore the economy. The guidance is structured in the same way as the other government safe working guidance such as factories, plants and warehouses, shops and branches and office working. While the guidance on social distancing advises on 2 metres this also includes 1 metre distancing with risk mitigation in place where 2 metres is not viable.

Further mitigating actions include:

For the full guidance please see below:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/working-safely-during-coronavirus-covid-19/restaurants-offering-takeaway-or-delivery