The remote worker's safety abroad

The employer must ensure the employees' health and safety even when performing their performance from abroad.

The legislation regulating remote working, Law No. 81/2017, does not prevent remote performance by employees outside Italy.

The performance of work abroad does not exclude, though, the employer's obligation to guarantee employee protection from the point of view of safety at work.

This article was originally written by the Labour Law Observatory team, to which we refer for the whole text. Click here to read the full text.