As cases of Covid-19 continue to spread and the Irish Government has ordered all non-essential businesses to close.
In this advisory we explain the new measures which are designed to support workers and ease the burden on businesses if employees cannot attend work due to the impact of Covid-19.
Updated 27 March
It is not yet clear for how long the Covid-19 pandemic will continue to impact Irish employers. However, prudent employers should consider all available options and maintain clear and regular communication with employees to limit the risks as far as possible.