Voice Care: Quick Facts

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Voice loss can be considered as a disability under the Equality Act 2010. Voice Loss as a Disability

Contracts of Employment: Quick Facts

Friday, July 1, 2022

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

Recruitment and Selection Procedures: Quick Facts

Friday, July 1, 2022

It is good practice for at least one person involved in the recruitment process to receive safeguarding trainingThe employer is responsible for advertising, interviewing and appointing staff. Responsibility for Appointing Staff

Discrimination and Equality: Quick Facts

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

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

Fire Safety: Quick Facts

Friday, June 24, 2022

A fire risk assessment should focus on the factors needed for a fire to ignite or burn. Fire Risk Assessment

Workplace Environment: Quick Facts

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Employers are required to provide a safe and healthy workplace environment for their employees under the Health and Safety at Work, etc Act 1974 and the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992. Employers’ Duties

Slips and Trips: Quick Facts

Thursday, June 23, 2022

A number of factors associated with the individual, the activity and the workplace environment can cause slips and trips. Main Causes of Slips and Trips