COVID-19: Daily Update – Thursday 26 March 2020
Coronavirus Act 2020
The right: The Act introduces a new statutory right for workers and employees to take emergency volunteering leave to help support essential health and social care services. This right will apply to all workers and employees who have been certified by an appropriate authority (for example, a local authority, the NHS Commissioning Board or the Department of Health) to act as an emergency volunteer in health or social care.
- the employee’s renumeration – this period of leave will be unpaid;
- and any employee obligations which are inconsistent with their volunteering work.
Statutory Sick Pay
Statutory Self-Employment Pay
Data Protection and Cyber Security
Claire Knowles – Partner
Mark Alaszewski – Associate
Rebecca Mahon – Solicitor
Adam McGlynn – Trainee Solicitor