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Emergency Management (COVID-19) (Curfew) (No. 5) Directive, 2021 This Directive may be cited as the Emergency Management (Covid-19)(Curfew) (No. 5) Directive, 2021. A curfew is hereby imposed throughout Barbados from the 1st day of March, 2021 to the 14th day of March, 2021 between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Read the No.
Work from home – Human factors or ergonomic considerations for teleworking CORRESPONDING AUTHORS:Michelle M. Robertson, PhD, CPEExecutive Committee,International Ergonomics AssociationExecutive Director,Office Ergonomics Research Committee Kathleen Mosier, Ph.D.President, International Ergonomics AssociationProfessor Emeritus, San Francisco State University
Guidance on COVID-19 Testing Prepared by the Chief Medical Officer – Ministry of Health & Wellness
Employees in Quarantine or Self-Isolation The Prime Minister has advised that some employed persons identified through contact tracing that are tested, and who have an initial negative result, maybe required to be retested after 5 days. Until a 2nd negative result is received, those employees are required to self-quarantine. What payments are due to persons with COVID-19 or placed in mandatory isolation? The workplace’s usual sick leave and pay entitlements apply if someone is
Treatment of Public Holidays Dear Members, On Thursday December 31, 2020, the public was informed that Monday January 4th and Tuesday January 5th, 2021 were to be declared public holidays. Consequently, businesses questioned how these days should be treated. Payment for work on Public Holidays January 4 & 5th 2021 should be treated in a