Emerging evidenceshows that black, Asian and minority ethnic (BME) communities are disproportionately affected by COVID-19.
To support employers in carrying out risk assessments for vulnerable groups, including BME staff, two new resources have been developed.
- A risk reduction framework for NHS staff at risk of COVID-19 infection to help inform risk assessments and the particular risks and concerns of BME NHS staff.
- New guidance from The Royal College of Psychiatrists on carrying out risk assessments of BME staff in mental healthcare settings.
Read both papers in full on our COVID-19 risk assessments for staff web page.