As part of an employer’s return to work plan, OIC can offer space planning and furnishings suggestions for changes and modifications to the workspace to comply with guidance and recommendations from the CDC.
According to multiple studies and surveys conducted by both the commercial real estate industry and outside of the industry, most companies plan on returning to the office when it is safe to do so. From various focus groups and studies, very few businesses are indicating that they plan to move to a 100% remote-working model. However, bringing employees back into the office may require careful planning for businesses. They must not only ensure that workplaces meet the safety requirements of the post-pandemic landscape, but also serve the needs of employees who have become accustomed to working remotely.