“This move is in addition to the previously announced provision of gloves and clear screens that are being installed at more than 7,000 checkouts.
“Colleagues can also now access the Government’s Covid-19 testing programme for critical workers.”
Customers also have the choice of whether they want to wear a face covering or not.
Similar to its rival, the supermarket chain has masks available for all colleagues should they wish to wear them.
A spokesperson explained: “Masks are available for all our colleagues who wish to use them while they work or travel to their place of work.”