Bereavement leave — policies

3 July 2019

I am devising a new bereavement policy for my company. Have you a checklist of the essential points that I should include in the policy?

Training on portable panic buttons

1 July 2019

My employer has introduced an “internal alert system” which is activated by portable panic buttons carried by individual members of staff. I have been tasked with developing a training programme for users of such devices. Could you outline what should be included in the training?

May 2020 — Early Bank Holiday change

27 June 2019

I have read about the change in date of next year’s Early May Bank Holiday and how it may affect holidays from an employment law perspective. Can you please advise?