A survey on Flexible Work Arrangements was conducted during the period March 26 – April 3, 2020. There were 56 respondents to the survey.
Seventy-seven percent (77%) of respondents were aware of the Flexible Work Arrangements (FWA) Bill.
Telecommuting was the work arrangements adopted by businesses of most respondents (57.14%).
30% felt any attempts to accommodate FWA would be challenging because of reasons including:
- Manual files – need to access personal files particularly in time of COVID-19
- Jobs cannot be done from home
- Technology support
- Ability to respond to walk in customers with access to relevant system
- Essential services
- Difficulty managing due to different schedules.