Coronavirus – advice for employers

There continues to be concern around the globe regarding the spread of Coronavirus and UK Chief Medical Officers have recently raised the risk to the UK from low to moderate.

So, what should employers do?

  • Keep abreast of the latest information and advice from the Government which can be accessed here
  • Read this guidance for employers produced by ACAS which, along with helpful practical steps you can take provides advice should employees raise concerns about attending work and sickness absence and sick pay should employees have to self-isolate.

We will issue or signpost you to further guidance should risk levels increase. Please pass this information to managers in your organisation who may find it useful.