March, 2020

New Rules on Carrying Over Annual Leave During COVID-19 Crisis

Mar 27, 2020 The new regulations will allow up to 4 weeks of unused leave to be carried into the next 2 leave years, easing the requirements on business to ensure that workers take statuto

Government Publishes Details on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Mar 27, 2020 Yesterday we outlined for you the "unofficial" position on how the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme would work and it looks like our sources were spot on!  

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Update

Mar 26, 2020 More Information for Employers Full details of how the Coronavirus Retention Scheme have not been officially published yet b

New Support for Self Employed Workers Announced

Mar 26, 2020 In his latest announcement this afternoon, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak has outlined details of the government rescue package for self-employed individuals.

Coronavirus Latest | UK Now in Major Lockdown

Mar 23, 2020 Unprecedented restrictions and a national lockdown across the United Kingdom to combat the rapid spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

How Employers Can Access the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Mar 21, 2020 Following our confirmation yesterday about the Government's announcement of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, details were limited. We now know how Employers can access t

Government to Cover 80% of Wages for Employees

Mar 20, 2020 It would appear that the fiscal rule book has been thrown out the window given the unprecedented impact the Coronavirus crisis is having, with this latest announcement by the

Online Isolation Notes for Coronavirus Launched

Mar 20, 2020 The UK government have today launched a new online isolation note service to enable people with symptoms of coronavirus or those living with someone who has symptoms, and so c

Coronavirus and the Impact on Staffing Levels | Practicable Options for Employers

Mar 19, 2020 The rapid spread of COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, continues to have an immediate and adverse impact on businesses throughout the UK and after yesterday’s announcement that all

Coronavirus & Homeworking and Travel | Key Questions for Employers Answered

Mar 19, 2020 As the restrictions imposed by Government as a result of the rapid spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak increase, many Employers are reviewing their business continui