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FAQs on furlough and the Government’s Job Retention Scheme which aims to provide employers with an alternative to redundancies. The Job Retention Scheme has been extended until the end of September 2021.
The risks from Covid-19 are still very much present in the workplace and it is important to remember that employers have a duty of care towards their employees to protect the health and safety of their workforce. This information is being continually checked and updated.
The Job Retention Scheme has been extended until the end of September 2021. These FAQs relate to the Job Retention Scheme and its operation from July to October 2020. The Scheme will operate under adjusted rules from November 2020.
The government has launched the SME Brexit Support Fund giving up to £2000 to help with training or professional advice on exporting for businesses with up to 500 employees. Sara White, Editor of Accountancy Daily, explains.
Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores whether employers should provide their staff with time off to receive their Covid-19 vaccines, and if this time off should be paid.
Now that EU trade agreements no longer apply to the UK there has been a lot of trade negotiating activity in recent months. This article looks at the key trade agreements that the UK has reached with other countries.