COVID-19 WORKFORCE REDUCTION OPTIONS FOR EMPLOYERS

Options for dealing with a work stoppage or business downturn due to the Coronavirus

Many businesses want to know what they can do with their workforce if they are impacted by a work stoppage or downturn due to the coronavirus. We set out below various options in the order that a business is likely to consider them. These options include:

  • Employees agreeing to reduce hours or take leave
  • Requiring employees to take leave
  • Standing employees down temporarily
  • Redundancies
By | Published On: 13th March, 2020 | Categories: COVID-19, Guides | Tags: |