March 25th 2020

Member Query – COVID-19

In relation to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, a member has asked the following:

  • Are you considering changes to your normal policy on sickness absence. Please outline what changes and for whom?
  • Are you considering changes to your normal policy for employees who are prevented from working due to Covid-19 restrictions (e.g. travel restrictions, site closures, school closures). Please outline what changes and for whom?
  • What pay related actions are you considering to ensure business continuity (e.g. requiring the taking of annual leave; reduced pay or reduced hours, mandated unpaid leave, headcount reduction)? Please specify.

This resource is available to PARC members only. To access, please log in with your username and password.

If you are not a member of the PARC network and are interested in membership please contact Richard Hargreaves, Commercial Director, on +44 (0) 20 3457 2630 or at

Register Interest OR

You May Also be Interested in

July 20th 2015

Member Query - US Holiday Practice

In this member query, a member is reviewing US holiday practices and they raise a number of questions regarding annual leave.

  • Tags
  • Absence
  • Leave
Read Member Query

December 14th 2015

Member Query - Absence

In this member request, a number of questions are raised in regards to employee absence, including trigger points for absence and how they are managed.

  • Tags
  • Absence
  • Strategy
  • Policies
Read Member Query