News & Updates

September 9, 2020

Remote Working – the ‘New Normal’?

Covid-19 has had many implications on how we work. We are learning to live among the virus by maintaining social distancing, wearing masks, and regularly washing our hands. These societal changes also include remote working to prevent any unnecessary contamination. According to CIPD, when lockdown started, 61% of workers who had not been furloughed were working from home or remotely […]
May 12, 2020

Covid-19 Employer Update

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has today announced a four months’ extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). Currently, at least, 7.5 million employees have been furloughed in the UK. Furloughed workers across UK will continue to receive 80% of their current salary, up to £2,500 until at least the end of July. From August, […]
April 17, 2020

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Update

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) Extension Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak has today announced that the Job Retention Scheme will be extended until the end of June. The scheme, which allows businesses to furlough employees with the government paying cash grants of 80% of their wages up to a maximum of £2,500 per month is now open for fourth […]
March 6, 2020

Coronavirus – What Employers Should Know

As you will no doubt know by now, Coronavirus, now officially named Covid-19, was declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization in January 2020. With the number of confirmed cases increasing exponentially in the UK, this has led the government to declare the virus a ‘serious and imminent threat’ to the British public. With this number almost […]