NHS Test & Trace and key Workers at UK Ports

Published: Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:30

Whilst fully supporting the necessary NHS Test and Trace programme, UK ports have recognised that in select pinch-point work areas, it has the potential to impact sector operational resilience and jeopardise the flow of goods in and out of the UK. The BPA, UK Major Ports Group, UK Harbour Masters Association and PSS have written to the Minister and are seeking an opportunity to work with government to mitigate this potential unintended consequence of Test and Trace.

A copy of the letter is attached below.  We will keep members and other stakeholders informed of developments.



Letter to Maritime Minister from associations July 2020 PDF (126.11 KB) Download (126.11 KB)