Coronavirus (COVID-19) - FAQs

Client Specific Measures

We have worked with many of our clients to introduce specific measures to suit our client’s individual workplaces and needs, where appropriate.

Helpful information and advice

The company has created a policy which it has sent to all workers

What prevention strategies are you putting in place for your organisation and supply chain(s):

  • CPA Recruitment has introduced a Coronavirus policy which advises workers about Coronavirus and introduces steps, such as mandatory self-isolation procedures, to control and mitigate the risk of significant infection. CPA Recruitment also has thorough disaster recovery programmes to ensure that if any site were to be shut down to control a Coronavirus outbreak we could continue operating from alternative locations.

  • Who should I speak to about any Coronavirus problems?
    You should speak to your primary account manager, who will be able to advise you of current best practice.

What prevention strategies are you putting in place for your direct staff?

  • Self Quarantine
    We have introduced mandatory self-quarantine procedures and expanded company sick pay entitlement to ensure workers do not attend work when sick

    Restricted Travel
    The company has restricted travel to Zone 1 areas in line with Government advice

    Limited Social Interaction
    The company has introduced a number of measures to reduce social interaction including limiting all non-essential meetings and visits

    Increased Hygiene procedures
    We have increased hand washing and cleaning procedures to limit the risk of infection in our workplaces.

    Helpful information and advice
    The company has created a policy and placed posters in every workplace

What prevention strategies are you putting in place for your workers?

  • Identification
    We have instructed staff to ask workers whether they have travelled to restricted areas, experienced any symptoms or whether anyone in their household has experienced symptoms and to send them home immediately if so.

    Self Quarantine
    We have introduced mandatory self-quarantine procedures, in accordance with government advice

    Client Specific Measures
    We have worked with many of our clients to introduce specific measures to suit our client’s individual workplaces and needs.

  • Are you supplying additional PPE?
    The World Health Organisation does not currently recommend PPE for controlling the Coronavirus other than for workers in the healthcare sector caring for patients with the Coronavirus

  • If our site was put on lock down for the Coronavirus would you still supply staff:
    We do not believe that it would be in accordance with our legal duty of care to our workers to send them to sites that have been locked down due to a Coronavirus outbreak. We would wait for Government advice that the site was safe following a deep clean