What Employers in Germany Need to Know Now: The New Corona Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

    View Author January 2021

    As of January 27, 2021, initially being limited until March 15, 2021, the following change applies to work that can be performed from home (work at the home office): Employers are obligated to offer employees the option of working from home, if possible. For employees who cannot perform their work from home, stricter occupational health and safety rules apply within the company.