COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is presenting unique and unprecedented challenges for employers who have to grapple with complex issues in a rapidly escalating crisis. The speed and effect on employers is unprecedented. Employers are endeavouring to mitigate the impact on their workforce; ensure the health and safety of their employees, comply with their legal obligations and consider practical solutions to employment law issues that are developing on a daily basis. As this crisis unfolds, it is essential that employers have a strategy in place to respond in a speedy, legally informed and pragmatic manner. The employment team at A&L Goodbody has been advising clients on COVID-19 related issues for a number of weeks and has worked closely with a number of clients on successfully developing COVID-19 action plans.  Please do not hesitate to contact your usual A&L Goodbody contact on the Employment Team if you need any specific COVID-19 related advice.

In the employment section of the Hub we have collated our insights on COVID-19 to assist employers respond to this crisis:

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