Warning over workers returning to office too soon


Employers are being warned of the high risk of new Covid-19 outbreaks if workers return to the office too soon.

The government's reminding employers and employees they should continue to work from home whenever possible.

Despite the slight easing of Level 5 yesterday, only essential workers are currently permitted to be physically present at work.

Junior Business Minister, Robert Troy, says any future easing of restrictions will be contingent on keeping the virus under control: