Advice to Group Water Schemes on COVID-19 coronavirus
National Federation for Group Water Schemes Advice
National Federation for Group Water Schemes advice note entitled 'NFGWS advice to group water schemes in light of the continuing spread of COVID-19 coronavirus.
COVID-19 Advice Note 1
This purpose of this advice note is to:
- Provide guidance on contingency planning for GWSs to ensure the continuity of supply and prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus through community transmission,
- Highlight that traditional water treatment methods which utilise filtration and disinfection should inactivate COVID-19 virus.
COVID-19 Advice Note 2
The purpose of this second advice note is to provide further advice and guidance to group scheme boards and management on, for during the COVID-19 outbreak, two issues:
- Operational management; and
- Financial management.
World Health Organisation guidance
Technical Brief summarising World Health Organisation guidance on water, sanitation which is relevant for viruses (including coronaviruses).
This technical brief is written in particular for water and sanitation practitioners and providers.
Advice note by the HSE on COVID-19 in chlorinated drinking water supplies.
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