Forthcoming trade events April 2021

25 March 2021

This regularly updated events calendar notifies importers and exporters of forthcoming conferences, seminars/workshops, trade shows, trade missions and networking opportunities worldwide.

Fire risk assessors

24 March 2021

Mike Sopp reports on important changes relating to competency.

Sleep-in payments and the National Minimum Wage

24 March 2021

Ben McCarthy, lead researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i reviews the recent Supreme Court findings on the payment of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) to workers on “sleep-in” shifts and discusses the practical complexities facing employers following this landmark ruling.

Coronavirus vaccine and your employees — HR considerations

23 March 2021

A vaccine to prevent serious health effects from coronavirus has been developed and made available to the public. In this article, Nicola Mullineux, Group Content Manager at Croner-i explores the top questions employers may have surrounding the vaccine, such as requiring employees to be vaccinated and more.

Conquering Covid

22 March 2021

New internationally-agreed guidelines aim to make it easier for organisations everywhere to manage the risks posed by Covid-19 at work, says Dr Keith Whitehead.