Working in the Construction Industry during COVID-19
As everyone is aware, the Government guidelines are wherever possible for people to work at home while we remain on “lock down” during the COVID-19 outbreak. However, the construction industry plays a vital role in our nation’s wellbeing and will be a pivotal cog in the wheel in assisting with the country’s economic recovery over the coming months.
While the whole of the country is doing their bit to fight the coronavirus threat, we recognise that it is our NHS staff, emergency services and healthcare workers who are out on the front line keeping us safe during this uncertain time.
Government Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Employer Guide
On Friday 20 March the Government unveiled its response to the impact of coronavirus (Covid-19) on UK businesses by announcing a Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. What does this scheme mean for your business and what steps will you need to comply with?
Coronavirus - advice for commercial landlords and tenants - tenant unable to pay lease rent
We have advised a number of landlord and tenant clients over the last couple of weeks relating to options available if coronavirus is making a tenant unable to pay their rents, and suggested ways forward for both parties.