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Home office right for all: salvation is to submit to the fall of new law

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Because has doubled in the Corona-crisis, the home office-rate in Germany, wants the Federal Minister of labour, Hubertus Heil (SPD), this thrust and in the next half a year for the right to work in the home, present.

"I’m working on a new law for a right to the home office, which I am going to present until autumn. Anyone who would like to and the workplace permits, should be able to work in a home office – even if the Corona pandemic ist&quot over again;, the salvation of the &quot says;Image on Sonntag". "We learn in the pandemic, just like a lot of Work to be done in the home.

In the Corona-crisis, the number of employees in the home office has increased the first according to conservative estimates, from 12 to 25 percent of all employees. That would be eight million men and women who do their Job just from home." You should be able to according to the will of the Minister in the future.

Where it is operationally possible, may in the future solicit any employee to Work from home. "You may require either completely in the home office or even just for a day or two, the Woche", so salvation. With "fair Regeln" will he prevent "the work into the Private frisst". Also in the home office there is a celebration evening "and not only 22 Uhr".

Home work should be for the workers a voluntary option. "We want to enable more home office, but not erzwingen", so salvation.

Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) supported the proposal. "The past weeks have shown how much is in home office possible – this is a real achievement, behind which we sollten&quot not fall back;, he said the "Image on Sonntag".  

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