Simple steps to reduce viruses in your home

Welcome to Germ Defence - advice for the home, to help protect you, and the people around you, from the new CORONAVIRUS called COVID-19.

This advice was developed by health experts and proved to reduce illness in a study of over 20,000 people. People who followed the advice in Germ Defence were less likely to catch pandemic flu or other viruses - and if they did become ill the illness was shorter and milder on average.

How does it work?

COVID-19 is caught in the same way as other viruses. Germ Defence provides advice on how you can protect yourself using the same methods that have worked for other viruses.

It only takes around 10 minutes to go through the information - but it could protect you from the coronavirus, along with a lifetime of fewer colds and flu.