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Corona measures

Corona measures


On this page we try to bundle the most up-to-date information on the corona crisis (Covid-19) for employers of foreign workers, and for the migrant workers themselves.


Government information in other languages.

Health and safety in daily live and at work > Click here

Häufig gestellte Fragen zum Coronavirus für Arbeitnehmer > Click here

Często zadawane pytania na temat koronawirusa dla pracowników > Click here

Întrebări frecvente în legătură cu coronavirus pentru angajați > Click here

Las preguntas más frecuentes sobre el coronavirus para los trabajadores > Click here

Important rules are to keep your distance

Measures to prevent the spread of the virus:

  • Avoid busy places;
  • Do not receive a visit at home.
  • When shopping, follow the rules in the store
  • Keep 1.5 meters away from others

Measures against flu or cold transmission:

  • Wash hands regularly with soap and water and dry with a paper towel.
  • Coughing and sneezing in the inside of the elbow.
  • Use paper tissues when coughing or sneezing and discard them immediately.
  • Do not shake hands.
  • With (mild) health complaints: stay at home. Health complaints are:
  • Nose cold
  • Running nose
  • To sneeze
  • Sore throat
  • (Light) coughing
  • Increase to 38 degrees or fever
  • Get yourself tested if you have some of the symptoms mentioned. Call 0800-1202

If one of the housemates has a fever, all residents of that house will stay at home for 2 weeks.

If the symptoms worsen, please contact the doctor by telephone.


Information for migrant workers

We have bundled information that may be of interest to foreign workers in the Netherlands.

  • Frequently asked questions about working in the Netherlands during the corona crisis: Click here
  • Frequently asked questions in Polish, Romanian, English, German, Spanish, Click here
  • Website RIVM with current information about corona in the Netherlands: Click here
  • Website Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment: Click here

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