The Purple Guide has added a new chapter covering Pandemics.


  • Local Directors of Public Health can significantly influence events
  • Organisers should appoint a suitably competent health manager
  • A health risk assessment should be undertaken
  • Regular cleaning and disinfection are important
  • Good ventilation is a key factor in preventing infection
  • Avoid Crowding and Pinch Points
  • Consider using the NHS Test & Trace and the NHS Pass at times of pandemic such as COVID-19

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