Articles: Employment Law

Covid-19: Employment issues

17 March 2020

The COVID-19 Pandemic dominates headlines around the globe with New Zealand now feeling the effects of the outbreak. Two of the big lessons from the country’s 1918 Influenza Pandemic were that delay is dangerous and complacency kills. New Zealand as a country has a robust national Pandemic Plan which prescribes a whole government response - we are currently in the ‘stamp it out’ phase of that Plan.