Google sued over discrimination against white male employees
Google sued over discrimination against white male employees Google is being accused of discriminating against two former engineers. The male employees have said they want to represent all staff who have been discriminated against due to their “perceived conservative political views, male gender and Caucasian race”. James Damore, a former engineer, was sacked in… Continue reading
Robots set to replace more human jobs?
Robots set to replace more human jobs? The increase in the National Living wage could mean robots replace even more human jobs. A study conducted by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has advised that the monitoring of the minimum wage rate is “extremely careful”. This is because employers are set to cut costs and… Continue reading
Woman wins’ tribunal for unfair dismissal from family firm after husband left her for her niece
Woman wins’ tribunal for unfair dismissal from family firm after husband left her for her niece An Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has ruled a woman who has won claims for unfair dismissal and sex discrimination after a reconsideration of her discrimination claim. She won the claims against her own family-run business after her husband is… Continue reading
Do you need to top up staff member’s holiday entitlement in 2018?
Do you need to top up staff member’s holiday entitlement in 2018? Every few years, the Easter bank holidays cause massive Nationwide headaches for employers. All cause of one day. The crux of the problem is that every so often Easter dates fall on different dates meaning some employers will breach their contracts unless they… Continue reading
Recruitment firms warn Ryanair cabin crew of ‘discipline proceedings’
Recruitment firms warn Ryanair cabin crew of ‘discipline proceedings’ Ryanair has been at it again with some questionable antics. This time they have been warned by recruitment firms for the way Ryanair have approached improving sales figures. Their approach has been the berate employees whose average sales fell “below budget” that they would potentially face… Continue reading