Managing environmental compliance in the time of COVID-19

As the country deals with COVID-19 we consider the impact on environmental compliance and discuss the importance of establishing an appropriate action plan

06 April 2020

As the country aims to deal with COVID-19, all businesses find themselves facing challenges. Amongst these challenges is the question of the impact on environmental compliance in addressing the need to prioritise the health of their staff, dealing with staff shortages or implementing changes to operations. In addressing these challenges, a well-produced action plan and appropriate engagement with the relevant regulator is important.

 Within this publication, we explore the implications of these challenges and address:

  • How are the regulators responding?
  • What issues of environmental compliance might arise?
  • What practical steps can be taken?

If you have any queries regarding what is covered in the guide, please contact Michael Barlow or Simon Tilling.

Key contact

Michael Barlow

Michael Barlow Partner

  • Head of Energy, Power and Utilities
  • Environment
  • Water

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