Guidance released on working safely during coronavirus

For those employers who are already have employees working and for those in the process of having employees return to work, the Government has released its guidance on working safely during the coronavirus pandemic. It can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/working-safely-during-coronavirus-covid-19 The guidance is broken down into different sectors and sets out the steps employers and…

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Guidance On Moving Home Safely

Following the Government annoucement this week, which reopened the housing market, more guidance has now been issued on how to move home safely. From page 8 onwards the guide is aimed at buyers, sellers and renters, covering everything you need to know about the ‘new rules’ to make sure you move safely. Our residential property…

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Housing Market Set To Reopen

From today estate agents’ offices can open; viewings are permitted; show homes can open; removal companies and the other essential parts of the sales and letting process are re-started with immediate effect. Since lockdown restrictions were implemented in March, an estimated 450,000 people have been unable to progress their plans to move house. All buyers…

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How to bring employees back from furlough

Many employers’ thoughts are now turning to bringing employees back into the workplace and taking them off the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Scheme), and we have received enquiries from employers about this subject.  Asking what the process is, whether they have to serve notice and if there is a standard letter they must send. Despite…

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Farnworth Rose: Family Department Update

Our aim, during this difficult time, is to ensure continuity of business and to maintain high standards of service. We would, therefore, like to update all clients as to where matters currently stand. We are designated as Keyworkers, as we undertake Court hearings (which are ongoing), and the stated aim of the Family Justice system…

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