Covid-19 guidance for employers – 18 May 2020

18 May 2020

Despite the best of intentions, there are already challenges being experienced by some employers following the UK Prime Minister’s address on Monday 11th May 2020 “encouraging” employees back to work. Some of these are around the “how to do so”, “what safety measures do I need”, and “how to manage those on furlough”. The following day, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced an extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS).

This bulletin is intended to offer some clarity on the above, however it should be noted that as previously following an announcement, not all the information has emerged or is as detailed as we would like, and may be subject to amendment.

Download the bulletin: Coronavirus Guidance 18th May 2020

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