Woman sacked for self-isolating wins £7,000 at employment tribunal

Woman sacked for self-isolating wins £7,000 at employment tribunal

A shop worker with diabetes who was sacked for self-isolating at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic has been awarded a £7,000 payout by a tribunal. Jackie Reid was dismissed by the Good Health Store in the Isle of Man after following her GP’s advice…

New Quarantine Credit means you can claim £182 for self-isolating

New Quarantine Credit means you can claim £182 for self-isolating

People on low incomes who need to self-isolate in areas where there are high numbers of coronavirus cases will be able to claim a maximum of £182 from the Government, Matt Hancock has announced. The Health Secretary has confirmed that as of Tuesday September 1,…

Keir Starmer self-isolating after staff member tests positive for Covid

Keir Starmer self-isolating after staff member tests positive for Covid

Labor leader Sir Keir Starmer isolates himself after a member of his private office tests positive for the coronavirus. A spokesman for the Labor leader said he had shown no symptoms of Covid-19 but would work from home in accordance with government regulations. “This afternoon,…

NHS advice explains exactly what you should do if self-isolating

NHS advice explains exactly what you should do if self-isolating

With coronavirus cases on the rise and more and more people being unable to get tested for the virus, many of those with suspected symptoms are choosing to self-isolate. Self-isolation is when you significantly reduce your contact with the outside world and do not leave…