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The PAPAA Blog: Mar 2020

Q & A on COVID-19 from the European Union

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), is an agency of the European Union and has a useful list of questions and answers that you may find useful. 

You may worry about symptoms and wonder if these are COVID-19, a section called: 

How can we differentiate between hay fever/pollen allergy related respiratory symptoms and…

Coronavirus Consumer Rights

Some useful information and links can be found at consumeradvice.scot who have prepared comprehensive advice and information for consumers who have been affected by the coronavirus crisis.

This covers:

  1. Travel 
  2. Cancellations of Concerts, Events & Entertainment 
  3. Deliveries & Online Order
  4. Planning for Shortages / Price Increase
Friends Against Scams

As everyone is trying to act together during this current situation, there are always people that will try to exploit the situation. Coronavirus specific advice has ben developed by a National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team initiative called Friends Against Scams, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by…

Get coronavirus support as an extremely vulnerable person

Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food.

If you’re not sure whether your medical condition makes you extremely vulnerable, register anyway.

This service is free. You can register yourself, or for…

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