NHS has a 14 day isolated for symptoms until proven otherwise hence the push for testing to get folk back to work soonerFlu is going around at the moment with CoVid19 as its the season for it.
The trouble is that as seen as someone gets a cold its 7 days self isolating straight away.
People paranoid that it could be something worse.
Working From Home is a great idea, no dirty horrible people to see & pretend you like them, or care.
This might catch on and armed with a decent laptop & webcam you never have to speak in person again.