News & Views

Employment law, HR and health & safety is always in the news.  We keep on top of the headlines and cover the most important topics here.  You'll find new content as things happen - always written in plain English and with some humour thrown in.  If you want to stay up to date, remember to sign up for LAWmail.

Health & Safety

Probus Creative Housewares and its managing director have been fined almost £300,000 after an employee sustained life...

BY David McCabe
Health & Safety

October 2013, a Contractor for Iceland Retail, replacing the filters in an air handling unit on a plant platform...

BY Lee Craig
Health & Safety

The number of people killed on British roads while they were at work dropped slightly last year according to the...

BY Douglas Cameron
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Employment law

There’s been a lot of talk about automation of jobs recently; even some of us at Law At Work towers are contemplating...

BY Paman Singh
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Employment law

As employers will be well aware the Equality Act 2010 provides, amongst other things, a framework for establishing...

BY Anita Mulholland
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Employment law

As the law currently stands, in the UK a woman will not benefit from statutory pregnancy / maternity protection (i.e...

BY Gerry O'Hare