Compliance Experts completing audits on their phones

Safer Working in Shops Government Guidance

The government has updated its safer working guidelines including amendments to footwear and storage of returns.

Guidance has been updated on the 14th June to reflect industry feedback, updated guidance on managing product handling and returns, guidance on test and trace, guidance on safer travel and security risks. The poster ‘staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020’ to be displayed in the workplace to show you have followed the guidance.

This guidance is to help businesses understand how to work safely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, keeping as many people as possible 2 metres apart from those they do not live with. The government is clear that workers should not be forced into an unsafe workplace.

Government working safely guidance for shops

Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020 poster

My Compliance People experts are  able to assist you with CovidSafe certification audits from £115. Simply purchase a CovidSafe Audit from one of our experts and on successful completion, recieve a certificate to display on your website or at your location. 

If you don't have an MCP account, its quick, easy and free to  sign up.  On sign up you gain access to lots of free guidance in our resources hub including the workbook.  You can access the 'online filing cabinet' for free, where you can store all your inspection certificates and company documents. Never worry about lost certs again!


CovidSafe Audit (from £115 per Audit) 

Virtual audit carried out via video-link with a thorough premises walk through and due diligence paperwork review, including Risk Assessment and Covid19 Policies

Online Audit report provided on the My Compliance People Platform 

Prioritised recommended actions hosted online via the My Compliance People Platform, with trackable actions and online close-out

CovidSafe certificate will be issued after successful completion