Mental health — staying sane at work during the Covid crisis

1 February 2021

After almost a year of localised and national restrictions, Vicky Powell looks at workers' mental health and how the pandemic has affected levels of depression, anxiety, stress and morale within the workforce, often in complex ways.

Employers who fail to pay NMW named and shamed

28 January 2021

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) will increase on 1 April 2021. In this article, Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores the NMW, the Government’s name and shame list and NMW exemptions in more detail.

World Religion Day — religious discrimination

15 January 2021

In celebration of World Religion Day on the 17 January 2021, Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i explores issues such as religious discrimination and unconscious bias that could occur in the workplace and how to prevent them.

Signed off sick with stress

11 January 2021

A consideration of employers’ duties, best practice and how to manage stress-related absences.

Homeworking — the latest

7 January 2021

Since the first lockdown back in March 2020, homeworking has become a very significant part of many organisation’s daily operation. Ben McCarthy, lead researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores where we are with homeworking.

Family leave in employment law

4 January 2021

Working parents have a number of rights while in employment and it is crucial that all employers are aware of them. Ben McCarthy, lead researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, outlines this in more detail.