COVID-19 News Organisations Safety Protocols: Working with Freelancers

This resource offers a tool for news organisations to adopt safety protocols that respond to the extraordinary circumstances created by the COVID-19 pandemic. The document seeks to empower commissioning editors to improve and adapt safety practices so the pandemic is covered professionally and in a way that minimises risk. This document pays special attention to working with freelancers, including best practices around key issues like accreditation, PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), insurance and expenses.

Year Country Organisation Author Type
2020 Global ACOS Alliance ACOS Alliance policy recommendations, report
Theory of Change Keywords Download/link
coronavirus, covid-19, freelance journalists, freelancers, safety of journalists Download/link