Covid-19 Related Death in Service


This advice is intended to inform company approaches to Covid-related death in service. It provides an overview of all the templates provided in this section as well as listing government best practice and links to resources, best practice and a checklist for business. 

The checklist provided is designed as a practical tool to help support businesses with a process should there be a Covid-related death in service. We have not included any reference to the financial and insurance implications as these will differ significantly by business. However, this element should not be overlooked when defining the process within your organisation. Please adjust the template based on your unique business needs.

V02 Updated June 2021 to reflect changes in best practice and government guidance. 

Please note changes do not yet reflect impact of 19th July changes in the UK.