Bullying and Harassment: Quick Facts

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Bullying and harassment can give rise to complaints of unfair constructive dismissal and discrimination. The connection between bullying and stress can give rise to costly claims for personal injury. Personal Injury Claims

Contracts of Employment: Quick Facts

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Various contract of employment forms for employers to complete and use as their own when issuing employees with contracts, are available in Resources.

Discrimination and Equality: Quick Facts

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Discrimination is unlawful if it is on grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy/maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation — known as “protected characteristics”. The Protected Characteristics

Maternity and Family Rights: Quick Facts

Thursday, February 6, 2020

If incorporated into staff contracts, the Burgundy and Green Book schemes affect maternity pay and leave entitlements. Burgundy and Green Book Schemes

Lone Workers: Quick Facts

Thursday, February 6, 2020

The Health and Safety Executive defines lone workers as those who work by themselves without close or direct supervision. Who are Lone Workers?SummaryWho are Lone Workers?