Statement – Coronavirus COVID-19

The Furlough Scheme

Published 25/03/2020, 15:00 Last Friday (20/03/2020) the Government announced the creation of a new scheme to support employers to retain their workforce, and ensure their workers receive a portion of their salary while not working due to the impact of COVID-19.  The Furlough scheme allows for employers to pay 80% of wages or up to…

Statement – Coronavirus COVID-19

Statement – Coronavirus COVID-19

Our Health and Safety Consultant Director, Chris Ivey, has issued a statement regarding how THSP intend to continue supporting our customers during the current difficult times. “No doubt many of you, like us have been considering what steps your business should take to maintain business continuity in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Here at THSP,…

Parental bereavement leave

Parental Bereavement Leave

The government has announced that parents will be entitled to bereavement leave from 6 April 2020 (subject to parliamentary approval). Employees who lose a child under the age of 18, or who suffer a stillbirth from 24 weeks of pregnancy, will be entitled to two weeks’ leave