coronavirus information

On this page we have gathered useful links to information and support on the Coronavirus situation.


Note: FETA takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the content of external websites, links are provided for information only, for businesses and individuals to make their own risk-based operational decisions.


AREA (European Association of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Contractors)

AREA have a web page here which gives a wider EU perspective on the current situation.


BEIS now have a Coronavirus Business Support Hub here

Details of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme portal

There is now a personal protective equipment (PPE) hub here

BEIS have a number of documents relevant to businesses concerning aspects of the crisis available here

BEIS issue a daily update on the Coronavirus situation, which we are circulating to members.  This contains a variety of links to other sources of information. 

BEIS have a Business Support website here

BEIS have issued an open letter to UK Manufacturers here

BEIS have issued guidance on social distancing in the workplace here


BESA have their own Coronavirus webpage here.  They host a daily webinar on different aspects of the situation which can be booked on this page.  An archive of previous webinars is also available.

BFFF (British Frozen Food Federation)

BFFF have a dedicated webpage for Coronavirus information here


The BSI has made 11 Organisational Resilience standards available, for free download, to support organisations in their response to the current crisis. They are also running free, public webinars with the Emergency Planning Office, the training arm of the Cabinet Office. Full details can be found using the link here

BSI have also published safe working guidelines.  These are available here.


BSRIA have an article on recommendations for Planned Maintenance here

Build UK

Build UK have a lot of good information here

CBI Coronavirus hub

The CBI hub can be accessed here and has information on a wide number of subjects.  The CBI are also organising daily webinars on a variety of topics which can be accessed via the same link.

CCF (Cold Chain Federation)

CCF have a dedicated Coronavirus webpage here

CIC (Construction Industry Council)

CIC have information on Coronavirus and how it affects the construction industry.  They have a Covid 19 Hub here

CLC (Construction Leadership Council)

CLC have issued the latest version of their Site Operating Procedures.  This is available here

ECA (Electrical Contractors Association)

ECA have now created a Coronavirus hub on their website here

They are also running a series of webinars.  Details here under the "Events" tab.


Information and webinars available from HMRC here


The HSE have a webpage covering the effects of Coronavirus on their areas of responsibility here.

The HSE has set up a website for workers to report concerns about health and safety across the sector, including failure to comply with Public Health England (PHE) guidelines.

HSE has produced guidance to help the industry carrying out legal requirements for thorough examination and testing (TE&T) of plant and equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

NAADUK (National Association of Air Duct Specialists UK)

NAADUK have issued some guidance on ventiliation hygiene, available here


Refcom has a number of useful links available here