With the new ‘work from home if you can’ rule coming into place once again in England, ACAS advises employers and employees to be practical, flexible and sensitive to each other’s situation when working from home on account of the new pandemic variant. Employers should keep everyone up to date and involved in decisions about working arrangements.
ACAS website has lots of top tips and advice regarding this: https://www.acas.org.uk/working-from-home. If you have any questions or aren’t sure of something, please call the free ACAS helpline for advice: 0300 123 1100.
Author: Chau Doan – Stakeholder Communications Manager, ACAS