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FIRA International operational status
21st May, 2020
Quick guide to the operational status of FIRA International

Personal support grants
21st May, 2020
The Furniture Makers Company increasing help available

Impact of COVID-19 on the Furniture and Furnishings Industry
20th May, 2020
All-Party Parliamentary Furniture Industry Group (APPFIG) report

FIRA Service Technicians operations resuming
18th May, 2020
Resumption of service planned in June

Coronavirus business support blog
15th May, 2020
New case studies from businesses making their workplaces COVID-secure

Job Retention Scheme extended
13th May, 2020
Extended for four months until the end of October 2020

Trade Credit Insurance guarantee
13th May, 2020
Government will temporarily guarantee business-to-business transactions

FIRA International - continuing to operate safely
12th May, 2020
Strict social distancing and hygiene measures in place

Coronavirus webinars and playbacks
7th May, 2020
Topics include tax, loans, grants and wage support

Government depts are hosting free webinars
1st May, 2020
Helping businesses understand the Covid-19 support available

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Businesses and Employers Bulletin
29th April, 2020
Sign-up to receive Government alerts

Inquiry on the impact of COVID-19
28th April, 2020
Video conference on 30 April.

FIRA International supporting NHS Nightingale Hospitals with testing
16th April, 2020
Testing materials to BS 7175:1989

Secretary of State: letter to retailers and manufacturers
9th April, 2020
Support to keep supply chains moving

Supporting with COVID-19 knowledge
8th April, 2020
New central resource for COVID-19 information

Social distancing in the workplace
8th April, 2020
BEIS publishes advice applicable to furniture sector

Furniture Makers’ Company welfare grants
6th April, 2020
Support during the coronavirus pandemic

BSI releases suite of best practice standards
6th April, 2020
Risk and business continuity standards publicly available

FAQs: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
3rd April, 2020
How the Scheme fits within employment law

Industry charity reaches out to affected employees
3rd April, 2020
Welfare support for those affected by coronavirus

BFC: COVID-19 activity review
30th March, 2020
Letter to the Chancellor, engagement with BEIS, APPFIG work

BFC Briefing on COVID-19 Business Assistance
24th March, 2020
Support the Government has made available for businesses

COVID-19 - Coronavirus update
13th March, 2020
Business Readiness Bulletin – 11th March 2020

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Gratnells prioritising production of medical equipment in response to demand generated by Coronavirus outbreak - Gratnells - 14th April, 2020
A large number of trolleys have already been supplied to the London Nightingale Hospital


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Information on coronavirus COVID-19
Ensuring that we play a responsible role in supporting the containment of the pandemic

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