Reforms to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme announced

On 29 May 2020 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced how the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Scheme) will change between 1 July 2020 and 31 October 2020 when the Scheme will close. There are three key changes:

New COVID-19 health and safety guidelines for offices and contact centres

New COVID-19 health and safety guidelines for offices and contact centres

Following publication of its COVID-19 Recovery Strategy, the Government has published COVID-19 Secure Guidelines setting out the health and safety measures to be adopted in different types of workplaces. In this briefing, we highlight the core objectives for office-based employers.