Coronavirus statement to telecommunications operators on build and maintenance of networks

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What does this involve?

Telecommunications providers play an essential part in maintaining and expanding Scotland’s critical national infrastructure and supporting economic recovery.

As part of the gradual easing of lockdown restrictions, the Scottish Government has issued an updated statement to telecommunications providers in Scotland signposting them to the latest guidance to help them perform their roles during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The guidance includes:

  • Performing risk assessments
  • Physical distancing
  • Workplace hygiene
  • Working safely in people’s homes
  • Working safely on Scotland’s road networks
  • Working with the construction industry

Am I eligible?

Anyone can use this service.

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

Anyone working in the telecommunications industry in Scotland.

How long does this take?

You can read the guidance at your own pace.

Next steps

Visit the Scottish Government website for more information and to read the full statement.

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