Barbados - Open Portfolio on Telework Legislation and Regulations

Newsletter “Labour Matters"

The second edition of the Newsletter "Labour Matters" focuses on the theme "Adjustment to the Labour Market - Roles & Responsibilities". One of the articles included in the Newsletter argues that the working from home (WFH) arrangement has gained an appreciable level of popularity among employers and employees, driven by the pandemic. The author lists a number of factors that must be taken into consideration for a successful transition to WFH: the observance of rights and responsibilities, respect for contracts of employment, adherence to labour legislation, among others. 

Suggested Guidance for Addressing the Risk for Severe COVID-19 in relation to Employment 

This document promotes and facilitates the implementation of teleworking in the face of the pandemic situation.