Fowler Welch plans for 20% absence rate this winter during second Covid-19 peak


 

Fowler Welch is preparing for a 20% absence rate this winter in the expectation that the cold weather will push up Covid-19 infection rates once again. The Lincolnshire-based chilled and ambient foods logistics company said it is using lessons learnt from the first wave of the virus to prepare for a second wave which the winter months are expected to bring. Chief executive Nick Hay said: “We are planning for a 20% absence rate in any one site through the […]