With the government’s “air bridges” looking a little shaky and Spain being taken off the list as of 26 July 2020, what happens if your employees are caught by the ever changing holiday rules? Emma O’Connor, Head of Training, discusses what employers can do
Chancellor’s Announcement a Boost for Hospitality Sector
The Chancellor yesterday unveiled a package of support to help businesses retain jobs and encourage customers through the door. Acknowledging the importance of the hospitality sector in playing an integral part in getting the economy moving again...
Coronavirus - Do I need a Lasting Power of Attorney?
Coronavirus has particularly highlighted the importance of putting arrangements in place, should the worst happen. As a result, there has been an increase in the number of people wanting to make Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) in the event that their capacity becomes impaired.
As the leisure and hospitality industry gears to re-open tomorrow we take a look at the guidance just published by the Government as regards the requirement to obtain data to support the NHS Test & Trace.
Coronavirus and beyond – health and safety issues and returning to work
As the lockdown eases and businesses prepare plans to return people to their workplace, health and safety will be at the fore. Emma O’Connor, Head of Training, spoke to Ian Clements, Managing Director of Quadriga Health and Safety, about the key health and safety issues employers needed to be aware of. To find out more and listen to the podcast, read on.
Coronavirus & potential traps when looking to offload redundant business space
In last week’s article Tim Blackman and Nick Carter discussed the sorts of advice that businesses have been requesting since the start of the lockdown. This started with questions about the best way of adjusting lease payments to support tenants at this time and more recently about whether leases can be terminated early or if they can reduce the amount of space...
Updated – Employer Guide to Job Retention Scheme (15 June 2020)
The speed with which the Coronavirus has changed the way we live and work is unprecedented. Despite the HMRC portal for the government’s Job Retention Scheme (JRS) going live on Monday 20 April 2020, the JRS but it continues to be updated and has been further extended. It is now due to end on 31 October 2020.