If employers have people working from home as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, they have the same health and safety responsibilities for home workers as for any other workers; the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has provided advice and guidance for employers to follow, including
Issues employers should consider include:
- lone working without supervision
- working with display screen equipment (DSE)
- keeping in touch to recognise signs of stress and mental health problems
Visit the HSE website for further information.
Posted on: Wednesday 20th January 2021