Google today informed employees that it plans to allow some employees to return to office next month. Axis And New York Times An email report noted that “perhaps we will begin to welcome Google into some of our U.S. offices on a voluntary basis.”
The company said Edge The exact details of the reopening will depend on “specific criteria, including an increase in vaccine availability and a downward trend in COVID-19 cases”, but it does not require staff to be vaccinated. Google was last spring Notable Companies that send employees home provide allowances for purchasing the necessary equipment. At one point it The reopening of the office was considered in early July last year, But the epidemic that spread quickly changed and since then these have largely stopped.
Google’s return strategy is still there Scheduled for September, With the clear hope that by then widespread vaccinations will keep more people safe in the same place. CNBC There are more details of what happens next, including policy details in another memo. The report said that employees who want to work remotely must apply for a maximum of 14 days per year, allowed up to 12 months “in the most exceptional circumstances”.