An employer's guide to the Coronavirus Job Retention scheme and furloughing staff

How to continue trading under the pressures created by the Coronavirus pandemic is an urgent question for many businesses that have seen a sharp drop in income. At the same time, companies want to know how to look after their employees and workers, and abide by the law. Many companies have been contacting Business West asking about how to juggle these two pressures. Business West have asked a member of the employment law group at 3PB Barristers to explain the basics, so that companies can better understand the legal context for any steps they decide to take.

Click here to read Katherine’s analysis. Published on 26/3/20, updated on 27/3/20.

Katherine Anderson is a barrister specialising in employment law at 3PB Barristers, based in Bristol.