A page of light-hearted cheer

Some light-hearted fun if you need something to cheer you up. Coronavirus has made things hard for many people; here are a smile or two which may help.

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Beware of coronavirus scams

Criminals are exploiting the coronavirus outbreak - UK citizens have lost over £7 million to coronavirus-related scams. Here are some of the latest.

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Hobbies, music and nature make you happier

Research results show that taking up a hobby, being outside close to nature, and listening to music can all help make people happier.

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Construction Leadership Council site operating procedures

The Construction Leadership Council has set out new site operating procedures to keep construction sites operational wherever it is practical and safe.

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Safe working during coronavirus – overview

Safe working information for all VGC staff working during coronavirus - to keep yourself, your colleagues and your family safe.

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Competency cards during the coronavirus outbreak

Information on renewing CSCS, Sentinel, SSSTS, SMSTS and London Underground competency cards during the coronavirus outbreak

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VGC staff photographs

Thank you to everyone who has sent in photographs of what they are doing during the coronavirus outbreak - please keep them coming.

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Staff mental health survey results

Responses to our mental health survey suggest staff are looking after their mental health by getting fresh air, talking to friends, and taking exercise.

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Masks and face coverings

What's the difference between a mask and a face covering? Dust masks, provided as part of construction work PPE, vs fabric face coverings to stop COVID19

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COVID-19 absence reporting and sick pay (SSP)

COVID-19 coronavirus: guidance for staff on absence reporting and entitlement to statutory sick pay (SSP) if you are ill or asked to self-isolate.

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Travelling safely during coronavirus

We've set out VGC's guidance for travelling safely now the lockdown is easing. This guidance applies to you especially if you are using a VGC vehicle.

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Our communications during the coronavirus outbreak

During the coronavirus outbreak, we're sending regular communications to all staff, as well as using our website and social media to keep everyone informed.

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