Absence

Absence at Highest Rate Since 2010

18 May 2022

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Absence at Highest Rate Since 2010 Nearly 150 million days were lost due to absence in 2021 as experts offer advice to employ ...

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First Aid In the Workplace │Health and Safety ...

11 May 2022

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First Aid In the Workplace │Health and Safety Update In this article, our expert H&S consultant, Colin Jones, looks to di ...

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Hybrid working

Employers Want Staff in Offices Despite Produ ...

05 May 2022

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Employers Want Staff in Offices Despite Productivity Gains From Hybrid Work Employers have reported increased productivity fr ...

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Young Employees

Business at Risk of Losing Young Employees

26 Apr 2022

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Business at Risk of Losing Young Employees A “sense of clarity and direction” is key to integrating and retaining young emplo ...

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Remote work

Employees pushing for remote work to save on ...

22 Apr 2022

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Employees Pushing for Remote Work to Save on Fuel Costs Almost half of UK employees are trying to persuade their managers to ...

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Asbestos awareness

Asbestos Awareness │Health and Safety Update ...

12 Apr 2022

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Asbestos Awareness │Health and Safety Update In this month's Health and Safety update, Colin Jones looks to discuss the essen ...

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Employment Law

Employment Law Update │April 2022

11 Apr 2022

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Employment Law Update │April 2022 In this article James Mallon, our HR Business Partner provides us with an essential employm ...

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Well-being check-in

Almost 50% of employees received no well-bein ...

05 Apr 2022

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Almost 50% of employees received no well-being check-in last year Calls were made for firms to do more for their staff after ...

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Employment Law

Key Updates in the Employment Law Timetable f ...

31 Mar 2022

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Key Updates in the Employment Law Timetable for 2022 Our MD Victoria Brown offers an update on some key Employment Law change ...

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Employment law

Employment Law Update │ March 2022

30 Mar 2022

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Employment Law Update │ March 2022 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides an employment law update including cases a ...

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Vexatious claims

Man Banned From Tribunal Service After Making ...

23 Mar 2022

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Man Banned From Tribunal Service After Making Countless Vexatious Claims A serial claimant has received an infinite ban from ...

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Managing stress

Managing Stress │ Health and Safety

14 Mar 2022

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Managing Stress │ Health and Safety In this month’s update, our H&S Consultant, Colin Jones discusses the importance of m ...

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Opportunities for Women

Initiatives to Level Up Opportunities for Wom ...

10 Mar 2022

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Initiatives to Level Up Opportunities for Women Launched The government has announced plans to open opportunities to women in ...

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National Insurance

Businesses Call to Scrap National Insurance R ...

03 Mar 2022

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Businesses Call to Scrap National Insurance Rise The government is facing increasing pressure to delay the upcoming National ...

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Living with Covid

What is England’s ‘Living with Covid’ plan? ...

23 Feb 2022

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What is England’s ‘Living with Covid’ plan? Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced the "living with covid" plan that will ...

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Employment law update

Employment Law Update │ February 2022

22 Feb 2022

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Employment Law Update │ February 2022 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides an employment law update for February, ...

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Vacancies

Firms Told to "Work Even Harder" as Vacancies ...

17 Feb 2022

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Firms Told to "Work Even Harder" as Vacancies Rise Employers looking to draw in new talent have been warned they will need to ...

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Hybrid

Are Hybrid Work Models Still Working? │ Healt ...

10 Feb 2022

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Are Hybrid Work Models Still Working? │ Health and Safety In this month’s Health and Safety update, our H&S Consultant, C ...

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Plan B restrictions

Plan B Restrictions to End in England

26 Jan 2022

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Plan B Restrictions to end in England On 19 January, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the end of Plan B restrictions in ...

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Unvaccinated

Legal Risks of Reducing Sick Pay for the Unva ...

25 Jan 2022

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Legal Risks of Reducing Sick Pay for the Unvaccinated There have been multiple reports of employers limiting the&nb ...

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Employment Law

Employment Law Update | January 2022

25 Jan 2022

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Employment Law Update | January 2022 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, has provided us with an Employment Law Update for ...

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Workplace Health and Safety

Health and Safety and Why We Need It

19 Jan 2022

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Health and Safety and Why We Need It In this month’s Health and Safety update, our H&S Consultant, Colin Jones discussed ...

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Unvaccinated

Sick Pay for Unvaccinated Employees

13 Jan 2022

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Sick Pay for Unvaccinated Employees As coronavirus restrictions begin to ease for those who are vaccinated, some employers ar ...

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Covid Restrictions

Covid-19 Restrictions Update

05 Jan 2022

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Covid-19 Restrictions Update The Government has started the New Year with a review of the current situation regarding Covid-1 ...

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Care sector

What are the Biggest HR Obstacles: A Perspect ...

22 Dec 2021

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What are the Biggest HR Obstacles: A Perspective of The Care Sector It has been a very unsettling few months for care provide ...

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Fire Risk Assessment

Fire Risk Assessments │ Health and Safety

14 Dec 2021

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Fire Risk Assessments │ Health and Safety In this month's health and safety update, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, de ...

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Employment law

Employment Law Update | December 2021

14 Dec 2021

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Employment Law Update | December 2021 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides us with an Employment Law Update for De ...

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Plan B

Plan B: What has the Government Introduced?

09 Dec 2021

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Plan B: What has the Government Introduced? On Wednesday 8th December 2021, the Prime minister announced the Government were ...

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Temporary workers

How to make your temporary workers feel part ...

03 Dec 2021

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How to make your temporary workers feel part of a team? In this article, our Senior HR advisor, Dan Williams, discusses how e ...

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Employment law

Employment Law Update | November 2021

24 Nov 2021

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Employment Law Update | November 2021 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides us with updates to employment law for t ...

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Occupational cancer

Occupational Cancer │ Health and Safety

24 Nov 2021

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Occupational Cancer │ Health and Safety As November is Lung Cancer Month, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, decided to d ...

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Contract

Changing Contract Terms & Conditions

23 Nov 2021

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Changing Contract Terms & Conditions In this article, our Senior HR Advisor, Claire McGuinness, offers advice to employer ...

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Communication

The Top 10 Communication Skills

16 Nov 2021

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The Top 10 Communication Skills In this article, our Senior HR advisor, Dan Williams, discusses the top 10 communication ...

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Mandatory Vaccination

Covid-19 Vaccination to be Mandatory for NHS ...

11 Nov 2021

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Covid-19 Vaccinationto be Mandatory for NHS staff Frontline NHS staff in England will be required to receive the covid-19 vac ...

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Pronouns

Pronouns: Getting it Right

05 Nov 2021

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Pronouns: Getting it Right In this article, our Senior HR advisor, Daniel Williams, discusses how employers should handl ...

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Autumn Budget

Autumn Budget 2021

28 Oct 2021

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Autumn Budget 2021 The Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the contents of the 2021 autumn budget in the House of Commons o ...

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Work-related illness

Work-Related Illness (WRI)│Health and Safety ...

25 Oct 2021

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Work-Related Illness (WRI)│Health and Safety In this article, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, discusses Work-Related I ...

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Employment Law

Employment Law Update | October 2021

25 Oct 2021

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Employment Law Update | October 2021 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides us with an Employment Law Update for Oct ...

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Covid

Covid-19 Inspires New Safety Standards for Re ...

22 Oct 2021

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The European Commission has announced its intentions to review and update EU rules on workplace safety in light of the covid- ...

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discussing mental health

UK Employees Nervous to Discuss Mental Health ...

15 Oct 2021

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Employees are becoming increasingly fearful of discussing mental health in the workplace. This is despite investment into men ...

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Graduate student

11 Reasons to Hire a (Under) Graduate Student

11 Oct 2021

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11 Reasons to Hire a (Under) Graduate Student In this article, our Senior HR advisor, Daniel Williams, discusses why employer ...

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Mental health first aid

Mental Health First Aid│Health and Safety

29 Sep 2021

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Mental Health First Aid│Health and Safety In this article, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, discusses Mental health fir ...

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Employment law

Employment Law Update │September 2021

28 Sep 2021

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Employment Law Update │September 2021   James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides an employment law update for Sep ...

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Ethnicity pay gap

CIPD push for ethnicity pay gap reports to be ...

22 Sep 2021

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CIPD push for ethnicity pay gap reports to become compulsory   An analysis has found that only 13 of the FTSE 100 curren ...

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National insurance

National insurance increase could hurt recrui ...

15 Sep 2021

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National Insurance Increase Could Hurt Recruitment Businesses have expressed concern about the government’s plan to increase ...

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Work Week

Scotland Set To Trial 4 Day Working Week

07 Sep 2021

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Scotland Set To Trial 4 Day Working Week   The Scottish government has announced their intention to reduce working time ...

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Data Subject Access Requests

A Guide for Employers: Data Subject Access Re ...

31 Aug 2021

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A Guide for Employers: Data Subject Access Requests In this article, our Senior HR Consultant, Daniel Williams, discusses how ...

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employment law update august

Employment Law Update | August 2021

26 Aug 2021

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Employment Law Update | August 2021  James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides us with an Employment Law Update for Aug ...

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Self Isolation

New Guidance for Self-Isolation

24 Aug 2021

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New Guidance for Self-Isolation   Recently the government has updated their guidance to reflect the new rules announced ...

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Business disruption

Business disruption when transitioning to a p ...

20 Aug 2021

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Business disruption when transitioning to a post-Covid strategy   As employers move to a post-Covid world, one of the ma ...

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workplace temperature

Managing Workplace Temperature

19 Aug 2021

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Managing Workplace Temperature In this article, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, discusses how to manage workplace temp ...

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working parents

How can you support working parents during th ...

16 Aug 2021

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How can you support working parents during the summer holidays? For kids, six weeks off school is a dream but for working par ...

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risk assessments

Risk Assessments - Common Mistakes

29 Jul 2021

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Risk Assessments - Common Mistakes Risk assessments are crucial for employers to manage the health and safety within their bu ...

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imposter syndrome

Imposter Syndrome - Fact or fiction?

28 Jul 2021

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Imposter Syndrome - Fact or fiction? Our Senior HR Advisor, Daniel Williams, discusses imposter syndrome in the article below ...

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employment law update july

Employment Law Update | July 2021

26 Jul 2021

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Employment Law Update | July 2021 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides us with an Employment Law Update for July 2 ...

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workplace fatalities

Workplace Fatalities | Health and Safety

21 Jul 2021

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Workplace Fatalities | Health and Safety In this article, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, discusses workplace fataliti ...

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employment law update | June 2021

Employment Law Update | June 2021

22 Jun 2021

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Employment Law Update | June 2021 James Mallon, our HR Business Partner, provides an Employment Law Update | June 2021. &nbsp ...

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Work-related musculoskeletal disorders

Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders | Heal ...

22 Jun 2021

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Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders | Health and Safety In this article, our H & S Consultant, Colin Jones, discusses ...

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Return to work

A Guide for Employers: Employees Refusing to ...

22 Jun 2021

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A Guide for Employers: Employees Refusing to Return to Work In this article, our Senior HR Advisor, Claire McGuinness, discus ...

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job optimism

Job optimism soars to the highest level since ...

15 Jun 2021

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Job optimism soars to the highest level since February 2013   Job optimism has soared to the highest level since the beg ...

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