British Chamber of Commerce’s Director General, Dr Adam Marshall, BCC President Baroness Ruby McGregor-Smith and Chamber CEOs from across the United Kingdom have written a letter to Boris Johnson, UK Prime Minister setting out the importance of the five business tests that must be met to limit the impact of Coronavirus restrictions on businesses and jobs and take a long-term approach to tackling the pandemic.
Within the letter, it identifies 5 key business tests that must be met to limit the impact of Coronavirus restrictions on businesses and jobs, they are:
1️⃣Are the restrictions evidence-based and targeted effectively?
2️⃣Are the restrictions clear and do businesses have time to prepare?
3️⃣Is support for businesses commensurate with the impact on them?
4️⃣Will the time that the restrictions are in place be used to significantly improve the Test, Trace and Isolate system?
5️⃣Is there a clear process for increasing and decreasing restrictions?
Read the letter in full here http://ow.ly/68if50C5szH
Published on: November 3, 2020