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Advice For Employers & HR Professionals

Coronavirus (COVID-19): A headache for employers – UPDATED 17 MARCH 2020

UPDATED 17 March 2020

We’re sure the concern around the recent Coronavirus epidemic hasn’t escaped you.  With the Government now warning that it could, potentially, result in up to a fifth of the UK workforce “off sick”, we thought it would be helpful to provide some answers to your frequently asked questions.

Click here to download our useful guide which includes information on the following:


  • Self isolation
  • Entitlement to company and statutory sick pay
  • Preparations for a major outbreak of COVID-19


This advice is based on the information supplied as of 17 March 2020.  Undoubtedly there will be further updates and we suggest if you do have any queries regarding those developments, or any employment law matters related to this subject, to please get in touch

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