Motor Trade Legal News
FACE COVERING 4, Questions and Answers
Following Government policy, from 24 September 2020 it became a legal requirement in England for staff as well as members of the public to wear face coverings in shops.
Facemasks, Covid Secure and NHS Track & Trace QR Codes
Within the last few days there have been a number of new announcements and restrictions concerning Covid-19.
With only 12 hours to go before the wearing of face coverings in shops became a legal requirement the Government finally published the regulations governing the requirement to wear face coverings in England as well as their detailed guidance.
"I have been told that it is now a legal requirement for my customers to wear a mask in my garage. Is that right?"
Dismissing an Employee Due to Age
“I have an aging technician (Jeff) who has started to make quite a few mistakes. He seems to be forgetting things and is getting a bit long in the tooth. As I now don’t have enough work due to Coronavirus and was thinking of making some changes, I wondered whether I should just suggest it might be time for him to retire? I wouldn’t mind offering him a small sum of money to go so I can get someone younger and quicker on the job. He has been a good employee but I think enough is enough?”