We would like to
inform that as of 20 March 2020, under the Regulation of the Minister of
Health, the state of epidemic was introduced in Poland (until further notice).
of introducing said state include, among others:
- restriction of the possibility to travel
outside the country;
- employee's obligation to inform the
employer about quarantine – this information has to be provided by the
employee to the employer through IT or communication systems, including
- the employee is
obliged to submit to the employer a statement confirming that he or she
has completed compulsory quarantine within 3 days from the date of the end
of the quarantine, in order to receive remuneration for the time of
incapacity to work or a financial benefit on account of a disease,
specified in separate regulations - this statement may be submitted
through IT or communication systems;
- restriction of the possibility to export or
dispose, outside the country, of certain products such as safety goggles,
masks, protective suits, protective gloves, etc;
- partial restriction of trade for shops
above 2 000 sq m;
- prohibition on gatherings of more than 50
people, including the organiser and those acting on their behalf.
Should you have
any questions, we remain at your disposal.
For queries about the
consequences of the state of epidemic in Poland and other questions connected
with the current situation, please contact attorney Mateusz Pergałowski (firstname.lastname@example.org).