A failure to tackle Covid in the workplace?

17 March 2021

As arguments continue on whether Covid secure measures have gone far enough, Paul Clarke considers a recent report from the Institute for Employment Rights that pulls no punches.

Court of Appeal decision in Biffa waste export case

9 March 2021

On July 3, 2020, the Court of Appeal gave judgment in the case of Biffa Waste Services Ltd v The Queen. Biffa had appealed against its conviction in the Crown Court for exporting illegal waste.

Home office set up: a pain in the neck?

8 March 2021

Compared to 2019, musculoskeletal injuries are on the rise, with homeworking likely to be the culprit. Laura King considers the issues and solutions.

Social justice and sustainability

2 March 2021

Covid-19 has served to highlight systemic injustices in our society. Here, Laura King looks at how organisations can incorporate social justice into their sustainability programme.

Should employers provide time off for vaccines?

25 February 2021

Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores whether employers should provide their staff with time off to receive their Covid-19 vaccines, and if this time off should be paid.

Non-regression: a step forward?

22 February 2021

What does the Brexit trade agreement say about non-regression and what might this mean for environmental legislation? Laura King investigates.