COVID-19 tests which give a result within just 15 minutes are being rolled out across the Isle of Wight thanks to the efforts of a local company.

Recently established partnerships with companies such as Medical Solutions GB mean that Blueline Security Management is now able to step out into the community to offer rapid COVID-19 testing at a time when the Isle of Wight enters tough Tier 4 restrictions.

From £69.99 +VAT, Islanders are able to get their all-important results in as little as 15 minutes. The quick results can assist individuals needing a same-day answer, or companies with staff absences, especially if staff are self-isolating or waiting on test results before being able to return to work.

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The Blueline team are fully trained to carry out these tests and are able to travel to your place of work or local residence. In the event of a negative result, Blueline are able to issue documentation to confirm that travel is permitted for essential purposes.

Simon Rann, Managing Director at Blueline, says:

“In recent years, we have realised that the security industry has developed into a much broader and diverse service, with a larger focus on public safety as a whole. We have been involved with a wider range of requirements and are therefore continuing to develop our skills and services with more emphasis within the medical sector.

“With this is in mind, we have recently established service partnerships with Medical Solutions GB Ltd and Shield Security and Canine Services UK Ltd. Our FREC 3 trained staff are currently assisting Shield Security with patient transport services in various UK locations. With the support and guidance from Medical Solutions,

“Now, with the support and guidance from Medical Solutions, we are now able to step out into the community to offer rapid Covid 19 testing with results in as little as 15 minutes”.

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A spokesperson for Medical Solutions GB has said:

“We are happy to be working alongside Blueline Security Management during these unprecedented times.

”At Cov19 Care we have MHRA approved Rapid Antigen Test Kits that allow results within 15 minutes and Antibody Rapid Test Kits that tells you historical information in relation to the virus and if you have the IgG antibodys that would indicate previous infection.

”We hope to offer customers the ability to try and regain some sort of normality in keeping businesses going as well as helping the community battle this virus in been able to offer rapid testing to contain and stop the spread further”.

For more information and to book a test, email [email protected], call 07823346910 or visit

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