“We are now in a very different position – and so we can now adopt different rules.” – Nicola Sturgeon
“It only takes one, out there, disregarding the reality of the situation, to produce a knock-on effect…….”
Changes being introduced by the Scottish Government over self isolation for key workers have been criticised by the trade union Unite Scotland who say that it could lead to a new spike in the pandemic.
The grant will be targeted at people who are in receipt of Universal Credit or legacy benefits, with some discretion to make awards to others in financial hardship.
If you have to self isolate there is support available to enable to do so safely.