Employment Law Update | March 2021

employment law update | march 2021

Employment Law Update | March 2021 Our expert HR consultant, Lauren Long, provides us with the Employment Law Update | March 2021.   The month of March has been an interesting one for news announcements in the HR world, with the hotly anticipated 2021 Budget, the rollout of the Living Wage by Uber, and the… Continue reading


Health and Safety Update | March 2021

health and safety

Health and Safety Update | March 2021  Our Health and Safety Consultant, Colin Jones, provides us with a Health and Safety update for March 2021.   COVID -19 – Light at the end of a long tunnel COVID-19 remains the hot topic for every business, especially when it comes to ensuring your business is COVID… Continue reading


Risk Assessments needed for remote workers

risk assessments

Risk Assessments needed for remote workers Many companies have now been working from home for over a year. It is both surprising and worrying to learn that some have still not conducted risk assessments for their employee’s remote workstations. A study from National Accident Helpline found that a shocking 20% were still yet to receive… Continue reading


International Women’s Day 2021

International Women's Day

International Women’s Day 2021   It’s International Women’s Day today, and at HPC it is a day we love to celebrate. We like to use the day to celebrate our achievements, as well as raise awareness about women’s equality. As a female-led business, this is a super important day to all within our company. We… Continue reading


Budget 2021 announced by Chancellor

Budget 2021

Budget 2021 announced by Chancellor Measures were announced yesterday by Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, in the Budget 2021. We have outlined a few of the measures for you in more detail below.   Furlough Scheme (CJRS) The furlough scheme will now be extended until the end of September 2021 to support livelihoods and help protect jobs.… Continue reading