COVID 19 RESOURCES

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

This scheme will be in place from end April to enable employers to claim 80% of the wages of furloughed employees: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wage-costs-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme

 

Billion pound support package for innovative firms hit by coronavirus

UK businesses driving innovation and development will be helped through the coronavirus outbreak with a £1.25 billion government support package. Various support packages available: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/billion-pound-support-package-for-innovative-firms-hit-by-coronavirus

 

The Future Fund

The Future Fund will provide government loans to UK-based companies ranging from £125,000 to £5 million, subject to at least equal match funding from private investors.

 

IBioIC COVID-19 Best Practice Guidelines for Safe Laboratory Working

IBioIC has created a downloadable document (sidebar link) sharing best practice guidelines regarding safe working practices, as well as a combination of risk assessment considerations and control measures from companies in the IBioIC network.

 

COVID-19 Signage

IBioIC has created a downloadable document (sidebar link) containing signage for use around the workplace.