Coronavirus: Update for businesses in the Mid Yorkshire region

Published 27th Feb 2020 by Shaida Khan

As the Coronavirus outbreak escalates, the Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce has started to receive enquiries from businesses across the region, on the impact it will have and what steps can be taken to mitigate further disruption.

Commenting on the Coronavirus outbreak and its impact on business, BCC Director General Adam Marshall said:

“Businesses are increasingly managing the economic impacts of the Coronavirus, from shipping and travel restrictions to increased freight costs and supply chain disruption. Companies should consider the potential impact that the Coronavirus could have on their operations and act now to mitigate any risks.”

As we continue to monitor its effects on businesses throughout districts of Halifax, Huddersfield and Wakefield, we will ensure to make members aware of any official advice and guidance via our social media platforms.

Please follow the links below for the latest official advice:

  • Access the latest UK government guidance for employers and businesses here.

We will continue to add to this page following further developments.

If you’d like to speak to a member of the team, please email or call 01484 483 660.


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