Dealing With COVID-19: Issues For Employers

April 8, 2020

PPA Webinar with Lewis Silkin
regarding the Government's Job Retention Scheme

Led by lawyers from leading employment law practice Lewis Silkin, we covered the key issues facing employers in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.

These key issues included:

  • Dealing with employees with suspected COVID-19, who are in lockdown, or who are vulnerable/shielding
  • Working from home and combining childcare responsibilities – what are your obligations and options?
  • An overview of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
  • What other options do employers have in dealing with the economic impact of COVID-19?
  • Managing holiday during the current crisis and the amendments to the
  • Working Time Regulations
  • An overview of the measures introduced to support self-employed individuals

The session also includes a live Q&A.