To support the governments approach to the coronavirus (COVID-19) the National Fire Chiefs Council has issued a position statement and FAQs for fire and rescue services and staff. During this period FRS staff should follow advice issued by the health protection agency of their country or administration. For more information please refer to Health Protection ScotlandPublic Health England, Public Health Wales, or Public Health Agency in Northern Ireland for more information.

Advice for first responders is available here. Guidance for employers can be found here.

Guidance on Infections and disease can be found in National Operational Guidance: Operations.