Being back at work is a hot topic for many businesses. For some industries, maintaining remote working practices may be a cost-saving option as they work to reduce overheads such as rent and utilities. For others, getting employees back to workplaces is a pressing concern. And let's not forget — for many essential businesses, employees never left the workplace at all.
So how can a company effectively evaluate the right strategy for a return, and how can they prepare for being back at work while mitigating potential risks? What legal restrictions must be adhered to, and what happens if an employee becomes sick?
The panel discussion topics include:
- Details on the current legal regulations that impact employees and the workplace
- Preparing employers on the known and unknown issues of returning to the office
- How to navigate decisions made due to Covid-19