Employers may be offered NI relief when hiring veterans

19 January 2021

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has invited comments on proposals that will enable employers to apply a zero-rate secondary Class 1 Employer National Insurance contributions (NICs) on the salaries of veterans during their first year of civilian employment.

Latest coronavirus Site Operating Procedures

19 January 2021

The seventh version of Construction Sector. Site Operating Procedures: Protecting your Workforce During Coronavirus (Covid-19) has been published by the Construction Leadership Council (CLC).

Call to improve workplace controls to combat Covid variant

19 January 2021

While making a workplace Covid secure, as far as is reasonably practicable, is the legal responsibility of employers, some have struggled to implement appropriate measures to restrict the potential for occupational exposure to the virus.

New guidance on vitamin D and care homes

19 January 2021

As a free, one-off four-month supply of daily vitamin D supplements is being delivered directly to residential and nursing care homes from January 2021, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has issued new guidance for care providers on its use.