Posted: Fri, 09 Oct 2015 10:41
Sweden is encouraging businesses to implement 6-hour work days to reap benefits like increased employee energy levels, lower staff turnover, improved productivity and even raised profits.
There was a mixed... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2015 15:44
Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2015 13:46
The National Minimum Wage will increase to £6.70 next Thursday, ahead of next year's National Living Wage which will mean all staff over 25 must be paid at least £7.20 from April 2016, with... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2015 11:52
From 1st October 2015, certain categories of self-employed workers will no longer be required to comply with health and safety law such as the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.
The law is in place... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Sep 2015 10:55
Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2015 09:59
The consequences of failing to comply with regulations are well documented, yet we still see a wide variance in risk tolerance in businesses across the UK, from those who ignore the issue to those striving... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:02
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Posted: Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:30
In an exposé published earlier this month in the New York Times, online retail giant Amazon was described as a 'bruising' place to work, coming under fire over allegations around its work conditions.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:34
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Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2015 11:43
With over £0.5m in fines and costs for Working at Height breaches in July, are you meeting your responsibilities?
In July 2015, individuals and organisations found to have failed to meet Work at Height legislation requirements were fined and ordered to pay costs totalling over £0.5m.
Seven cases were reported... Read More »