Layla Moran, Liberal Democrat MP and Chair of the All-Get together Parliamentary Group on Coronavirus, stated: “Having lengthy argued for pressing Authorities motion to sort out the impression of Lengthy Covid on the UK workforce, it’s disappointing to see additional proof of the massive financial price of this inaction.

“Lengthy Covid will proceed to behave as a millstone across the neck of our economic system till the federal government acts on our suggestions to recognise the situation as an occupational illness, present formal steerage to employers and drastically enhance funding for analysis into remedies.”

Dr Dan Poulter, Conservative MP and Vice-Chair of the All-Get together Parliamentary Group on Coronavirus stated:  “Figures in right now’s report ought to underline the urgency to the Prime Minister that significant motion is required to sort out Lengthy Covid, not simply as a matter of public well being however a vital financial difficulty as properly.

“As a part of doing every thing doable to develop the economic system and sort out the price of residing disaster, Ministers should prioritise offering remedies and steerage for Lengthy Covid.”