8/4 Aegis Daily Update

Wednesday 8 April 2020

Aegis Daily Updates:

Unions have worked hard to secure support for all workers as a result of Covid-19. Not a member?  Join one today!

To help our members and their families we will share with you on a daily basis updates that we received from Government and try to give you links to further information were appropriate:

Taking care of your mind as well as your body is really important while staying at home because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

You may feel bored, frustrated or lonely. You may also be low, worried or anxious, or concerned about your finances, your health or those close to you.

Government Announcements

Dominic Raab has said it is ‘too early’ to consider the lockdown exit strategy.

Furlough rules have been updated to include employees who cannot work because they have caring responsibilities as a result of Covid 19, including parents who have to look after children.

STUC have published guidance on UK Government changes to carrying over holiday leave.

Aegis have also included information from our solicitors and the government websites that we feel may be useful to you and your family:

Aegis are here to help you with information and advice wherever we can. If you are worried or have an issue, please contact us:



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