The prime minister has confirmed that the government will next week set out their plan to gradually reactivate the economy, get children back to school or childcare and allow traveling to work. Crucially, we must first pass the five tests before the plan is even activated. Basing its approach on expert advice, the government will implement a careful, phased approach to lifting lockdown conditions. This is a sensible and understandably careful strategy for a complicated process fraught with risk.