Summer issues for HR: resource round-up

XpertHR rounds up a range of resources to help HR manage the unique challenges and employment issues that may arise this summer.

Health and safety

Return to the workplace

Summer remote working

Maximum workplace temperatures

Employee conduct

Dress codes

Sporting events 2021:
key dates

  • Euro 2020: 11 June - 11 July
  • Tokyo Olympics: 23 July - 8 August

Sporting events

Unauthorised absence

Annual leave

  • Five potential HR holiday dilemmas this summer
  • Holiday requests

    Quarantine/travel issues

    Furlough scheme changes: key dates

    • Until 30 June: Can continue to claim 80% of workers' pay.
    • 1 July to 31 July: Must contribute 10% of workers' pay. Government pays 70%.
    • 1 August to 30 September: Must contribute 20% of workers' pay. Government pays 60%.
    • From 1 October: Furlough scheme is expected to close.

    Furlough and annual leave