Many questions during August were about maximum working temperatures
The summer holiday season raised questions for employers about the impact of self-isolating and quarantining after returning from abroad. A heatwave in some parts of the UK during August also led HR professionals to ask about maximum working temperatures.
Absence issues for workers on furlough also featured in the top 10 FAQs on XpertHR during the month of August.
As businesses continue to carry out redundancies, queries about the redundancy process and notice periods were also popular.
The top 10 HR questions in August 2020: