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Due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 businesses around the globe have taken a hit. COVID-19 originating in Wuhan, China spread rapidly across the world taking the lives of many in its wake. The virus also took away livelyhood from many people as countries went into lockdowns isolating people in their homes. This has resulted in damage to the global economy as well as a large drop in the employment rate.
Employers owe a duty of care to their employees, not enough businesses are aware of how important it is. Living in a western world we assume that things are just ok but peoplemanagement finds that too few businesses have appropriate policies to fight it and too few of them are even aware of signs of domestic abuse.
The business minister wants the companies to maintain home-working wherever possible for as long as it's possible in effort to lower the infection rates.