29 June 2022
Can employees call in sick for poor mental health?
I think that one of my employees is taking sick leave but, in fact, I do not believe that he is ill at all. What can I do?
17 June 2022
What are the most common risk factors for dehydration in care settings?
6 June 2022
A man with early dementia has started talking to his care worker about being gay. How can we ensure our home care services provide the best care for LGBT+ people who may also have dementia?
1 June 2022
Where are we now with the issue of whether on-call time is “working time”?
What rest breaks are my workers entitled to?
How should I calculate the paid holiday entitlement for a casual worker?
My business is going through a bad spell. I can’t meet the present wage bill. Can I just put the staff on short-time working until the financial and economic situation improves? There is nothing in the staff’s contract of employment about this.
What is the difference between a lay-off and short-time working?
19 May 2022
Some of our service users were given tablets or similar devices during the pandemic but they can’t and don’t use them. Should we be helping them?