Webinar: Managing long-term absence

How would you manage an employee with long COVID?

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how workplaces respond to sickness and other forms of absence in a variety of ways. This includes how organisations handle long-term absence with the rise of the syndrome called long COVID, which can have a lasting impact on an employee's health and wellbeing. So, how can employers manage long-term absence safely, legally and sensitively in a post-pandemic world? In this webinar, Freeths LLP Senior Associate, Toby Pochron outlines:

  • The impact of the pandemic and long COVID on how organisations manage absence
  • How to support employees who are absent long-term and help reintroduce them to the workforce effectively
  • The legal issues to consider in relation to long-term absence and disability discrimination

Further resources

Get a copy of Toby's PowerPoint slideshow on Long-term absence: managing employees with long COVID.

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