As a result of Covid-19 the future tone of public health and work & safety inspections of premises where employees, staff and the general public gather are going to substantially change with outbreak prevention & response measures being a major focal point, in addition Insurance premiums are likely to rise for those not adhering to the change of emphasis.
The government restrictions in regards to re-opening post pandemic will prevent some premises from reopening and possibly folding, don't be one of them!. With most businesses not adequately prepared now is the time to implement 'Your Plan of Action' to satisfy the authorities of your preparedness to resume normal operations.
You will need to demonstrate that you have undertaken preventative and responsive control measures to protect the general public and your employees. Every year, mostly in winter there are influenza, Viral and Gastrointestinal outbreaks which occur nationally, locally causing staff illness shortages, affecting your bottom line in regards to revenue. Sometimes on rare occasions outbreaks mutate into international pandemic's.