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The guidance has been produced by the National Ambulance Services Infection Prevention and Control Group (NASPICG), a national subject matter expert group reporting to ambulance Quality Improvement, Governance and Risk Directors (QIGARD) within the structure of the Association Ambulance Chief Executives (AACE). The guidance has been approved by QIGARD and overseen and signed off by the UK national Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Cell led by NHSEI.
Please note that this guidance is of a general nature and that an employer should consider the specific conditions of each individual place of work and comply with all applicable legislation, including the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974.