Personal Protective Equipment – The Last Frontier?
Cyril Adjei, Nicola Newbegin and Victoria Webb examine the legal implications of the current concerns regarding the provision of PPE to frontline healthcare workers, including:
- The relevant provisions of the Health & Safety at Work Act and the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations;
- NHS England Guidance
- The protections contained in the Employment Rights Act
- The role and perspective of the Health and Safety Executive
- The view of the GMC
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