Managing sickness absence

5 August 2021

Researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, Opeyemi Ogundeji, explores how employers can manage sickness absences and how rejecting leave requests can affect absence levels.

How to furlough employees from November 2020 onwards

2 August 2021

In March 2020, the Government announced its plans for financial assistance to help employers retain employees for an extended period of time through the Job Retention Scheme (furlough). This guide explores what employers need to know for furloughing employees from November 2020 onwards.

Are you OK? Mental health first aid training

29 July 2021

Should mental health first aid training become law? Laura King considers whether training can exist in isolation and how organisations can incorporate it into wider mental health support.

Managing conduct — remote and office working

28 July 2021

Researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, Opeyemi Ogundeji, explores how employers can manage conduct both in the workplace and whilst staff are working from home.

Homeworking — the latest

21 July 2021

Since the first lockdown back in March 2020, homeworking has become a very significant part of many organisation’s daily operation. Claire Simms, Content Consultant at Croner-i, explores where we are with homeworking.

Managing sporting events at work

19 July 2021

The delayed 2020 Olympics will run from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. This feature covers issues which employers may see arise from such sporting events.