Archive: Coronavirus Bill
Charities and campaigners are sounding the alarm over an emergency bill tackling the coronavirus, amid fears that it threatens services for elderly and disabled people.
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The below provides a statement on the coronavirus, our business continuity plans and our advice to CIHT event organisers and / or attendees.
Here at BASC we are not underestimating the seriousness of the current situation brought about by the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our thoughts go out to those who have been affected thus far.
Tens of thousands of firearm certificate holders could be at risk of breaking the law as the coronavirus outbreak restricts police resources, according to BASC.
Humanist pastoral carers and funeral celebrants as ‘key workers’ delivering round-the-clock services during Coronavirus
Humanist pastoral carers working in hospitals, hospices, and prisons, along with humanist funeral celebrants, have been recognised as ‘key workers’ during the current crisis.
There are good reasons for its provisions, but this bill demands careful scrutiny.