Reporting on the COVID-19 pandemic

Media workers planning to cover the COVID-19 pandemic should consider the following safety information and advice.

Important: The following information is based upon advice and guidance issued by recognised health bodies such as the WHO (World Health Organisation), CDC (Centre for Disease Control) and PHE (Public Health England). Please note that due to the novel nature of COVID-19, this advice is regularly updated and aims to reduce the transmission of the disease, but there will always remain a risk of infection. We give no guarantees, undertakings or warranties in this regard, and does not accept any legal liability or responsibility for the content or the accuracy of the information provided.