Staffing decisions when reopening workplaces - flowchart
20 July 2021
We have updated our flowchart to help employers decide which employees should attend their workplace following the removal of most legal restrictions in England from 19 July 2021.
© Lewis Silkin July 2021. The above flowchart provides general guidance only and should not be taken as legal advice. Always take legal advice on your particular circumstances.
Furloughing employees - FAQs for employers on the coronavirus job retention scheme20 July 2021
The furlough scheme is due to end on 30 September 2021, with employer contributions gradually increasing from July onwards. These FAQs cover all aspects of how the scheme operates.
Covid 19 - Coronavirus
Our advice on responding to the coronavirus outbreak.
Employer & employee relations
Our advice on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and our guidance on how employers should respond in the UK and internationally.
Health & Safety and reintegration
The remaining Coivd-19 restrictions were lifted in England on 19 July 2021, including the instruction to work from home where possible. Many offices will be opening again for the first time since the pandemic began. Although the government no longer requires employers to take certain steps, employers need to think carefully about how to manage the health and safety implications of reopening workplaces.