Ireland: Updated COVID-19 Employer FAQs

NOTE: This article (as linked below) was updated on December 1, 2020.

The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) across the globe remains a significant concern in the workplace. Employers are confronting difficult questions regarding how to handle health and safety rules, travel restrictions, compensation, immigration, and other employment issues. The frequently asked questions (FAQs) linked below are designed to address some of the more common questions that employers with operations in Ireland currently face. For example, topics addressed include whether employers can prevent employees from traveling to affected areas for personal reasons, and what information can be shared with coworkers if an employee is quarantined.

Click here to read our updated FAQs.

Information contained in this publication is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice or opinion, nor is it a substitute for the professional judgment of an attorney.