Report Shows That One Fifth Workers Are Absent From Work in UK During Climax of Coronavirus

Report Shows That One Fifth Workers Are Absent From Work in UK During Climax of Coronavirus

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According to the report British government published that one fifth of workers may be absent from their work during climax of Coronavirus in the United Kingdom.

In this regard, its Coronavirus action plan announced today "police would concentrate on responding to serious crimes and maintaining public order" in the case of a significant loss of officers and staff.

Other measures put in place in the event of the disease becoming "established in the UK," would be: "school closures, encouraging greater home working, (and) reducing the number of large scale gatherings."

The plan comes as the UK has seen a rise in cases, which has seen the government scale up testing measures in recent days.

As of Tuesday morning, there are 40 confirmed cases of the virus in the UK. According to the country's Department of Health, "a total of 13,525 people have been tested in the UK, of which 13,485 were confirmed negative and 40 positive."
                                     
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