Coronavirus and Absence Due To Sickness In this article: Coronavirus and Absence Due To Sickness I discuss Self Isolation, Notification of Absence, Self Certification and Medical Certificates and changes to Statutory Sick Pay including SSP Waiting Days and Reimbursement of
Coronavirus and Emergency Volunteering Leave Emergency volunteering leave is a new concept allowing workers to leave their primary job and temporarily volunteer in the health or care sector. The following is of note for employers: Tap into and share the
Increased rates in injury to feelings compensation in discrimination cases was issued by the Presidents of the Employment Tribunals (England & Wales) and (Scotland). The rates are are adjusted for inflation annually.
Coronavirus and Annual Holiday Entitlement Workers who have not taken the whole amount of their statutory annual holiday entitlement for this current holiday year will now be able to carry over (some) of the unused holiday entitlement into the next
What Is Furlough Leave? Furlough leave is an entirely new concept and is a new class of indefinite leave where the Government will reimburse the employer for wage costs. Furlough leave has been introduced as an alternative for employers who
Coronavirus Lockdown? Can Non Key Workers Go To Work Today? Coronavirus Lockdown, yesterday evening, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced (at 2:20pm): “Travelling to and from work is permitted, but only where it is absolutely necessary and cannot be done from
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme The Government announced its ground breaking Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on Friday 20 March 2020. The aim of the Job Retention Scheme is to reduce the amount of redundancies and avoid employees being laid off without
Coronavirus and Working From Home Coronavirus and Working From Home: the Government are strongly suggesting that anyone that can work from home should do so. At the end of this article you will find a link to download a copy
Coronavirus Key Worker Definitions Coronavirus Key worker: official list of UK personnel who can still send children to school When discussing Coronavirus Key Workers are defined as those working to provide essential goods and services during the Coronavirus pandemic, their
Coronavirus and Time Off Work. Read my Top Tips to Self Isolation, School Closures, Time off to Care for a Dependant and Dealing with vulnerable workers and those who are too nervouse to come to work.