Essential COVID-19 resources

Accessing free COVID-19 resources

As a business owner, you need to comply with the law and protect your business from risk. It’s hard to know where to start at the best of times, let alone during a pandemic.

In a continually changing landscape, we’re giving you free access to Primed, where you can find extensive COVID-19 specific resources, produced and updated by our experts. Everything you need to manage your team and keep them safe during COVID-19.

What is Primed

Primed gives more businesses access to the very best employment law, HR, health & safety and other business support and advice – all at an affordable monthly price. This allows you to take control of your own issues, make good decisions, and access the support and advice you want, whenever and however you want it.

Our wide range of resources gives you everything you need to both employ and manage people as well as keep them safe.

Our online system

Developed by our expert team, you’ll have full access to extensive resources, including step by step guidance, template letters, documents, policies, procedures and contracts. Everything you need in one place.

All of Primed’s resources are checked and added to regularly, so you don’t need to worry if you’re looking at the most up to date guidance.

Use our resources and follow the guidance in Primed and you’ll have peace of mind that you’ve covered the basics.


☁️ It’s cloud based – access it wherever you are

⏰ It’s accessible 24/7 – use it whenever you need it

✅ It’s maintained by our expert team so you’ll always have the most up to date information and guidance

💡 Designed with you in mind – find the information you need quickly, using our simple theme-based menus.

COVID-19 specific guidance

Dedicated COVID-19 section, divided into employment & HR and Health & Safety to find the information you need quickly

All the guidance, templates and documents you need to use the CJRS scheme or 'furlough scheme'

Guidance and templates to help you implement the latest social distancing at work and PPE guidelines in your workplace

COVID-19 and holiday pay - guidance helping you understand how to approach holiday requests, holiday pay and know what to pay anyone on furlough

COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay - guidance helping you to understand how to approach sick pay

Making redundancies - Clear, easy to understand guidance on your obligations if you need to consider reducing cost through redundancies, and how that process is impacted by the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

Making changes to employment contracts - Step by step guidance on changing contract terms, such as reducing hours or pay, with an explanation of the risks and how to reduce them.

Safety checklist for remote / home working

Workplace Risk Assessment and social distancing at work policy