Travel disruption and bad weather

Travel disruption and bad weather Travel disruption and bad weather can delay or prevent workers getting to work. It can also mean employers need to adapt working arrangements or close workplaces. Paying delayed or absent…



Demystifying the apprenticeship levy

Demystifying the apprenticeship levy   Rebecca Buck, October 18, 2017 Recommendations for what businesses and the government can do to help employers realise the levy’s potential Recent figures about the widespread lack of understanding of…


NHS publishes £300m contract for new surgery robots

NHS publishes £300m contract for new surgery robots Rhiannon Curry of the Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/01/27/nhs-publishes-300m-contract-new-surgery-robots/ Robots which carry out heart surgery or remove cancerous tumours could soon be more common after the NHS launched a search for…


UK statutory sick pay is ‘inadequate’

UK statutory sick pay is ‘inadequate’ By Ashleigh Wight on 25 Jan 2018 in Health and safety, Sick pay   Statutory sick pay arrangements in the UK are in breach of legal obligations under the European…








One in five women harassed at work

By Jenny Roper, HR Magazine October 25, 2017  20% of women have been sexually harassed in the workplace, Opinium Research has found The Office Culture found that more than 2.5 million women report being a…