Most people have experienced bereavement at some point, including during their career. The impact of COVID-19 has specific challenges and implications for the bereaved. Many employees are unaware of any bereavement or compassionate leave policies in their workplace. Grief is not linear and does not have predictable stages. Bereavement policies and support should be holistic, long term and take into account individual circumstances.
See the link below to read the Guide to Compassionate Bereavement Support