news category All News, Covid, Covid created 23 December 2020
Following the announcement regarding the new Tier 4, the MPG have issued new government-approved guidance available here.
The MPG would like to reassure members that work in covid-secure workplaces may continue. The legal basis for this is available here and may be useful to reassure clients:
To ensure your studio or facility is covid-secure please check you are following the latest guidance developed by the MPG and other industry trade-bodies in collaboration with DCMS, Public Health England and the Health and Safety Executive. General Tier 4 guidance is available here.
It is worrying that the new strain of Covid that has been identified appears to be more transmissible than others, so we would recommend all those working in professional music production environmnents be extra vigilant and review their risk assessments in light of any increased incidence of Covid in their local community and the increased risk of transmission with this new strain.