The director of the Small Firms Association has called for the Return to Work protocols to be urgently updated ahead of a return to work offices.
Employees are due to return to offices from September 20th, but the return to work protocols were last updated in May.
Sven Spollen Behrens says it's important that small business owners have clarity around transitioning back to office-based work safely.
He added that it's been a difficult road for the small business community but clear guidance from Government and the HSA is needed to ensure everyone can have peace of mind.
Sven spoke to our reporter, Diarmuid Pepper, about the return to work protocols and his hopes for the live events sector, which re-opened yesterday: