ACAS webinars on coronavirus for employers

01 April 2020

ACAS has launched a series of advisory webinars for employers that relate to coronavirus. The webinars aim to provide practical advice for employers requiring assistance on managing the impact of coronavirus in the workplace.

The webinar will outline the details of government support and resources being made available to employers.

Along with important information for payroll professionals to be aware of, it also has a wider reach in terms of providing guidance that all employers should be aware of at the current time, such as steps to reduce the spread of the virus, the most effective ways of communicating with employees and equipping managers with accurate information and sufficient resources. There is also further advice around:

  • Self-isolating, time off, sickness certification. sick pay, and what to do if an employee becomes ill
  • Altering working hours, shift patterns and working arrangements
  • Remote working and the use of technology

The webinars are filling up quickly due to high demand, but ACAS keeps releasing new dates in response to this and has confirmed that further dates will be released in due course.

Sign up to the webinar on:

Tuesday 7 April 2020 – 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Thursday 9 April 2020 -10:30 am to 11:30 am

 


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