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.

BG Purple
Employment law

The Protection from Harassment Act 1997 was originally enacted to protect against stalking behaviour.

BY John Wilson
BG Purple
Employment law

Clients can now access our new Business Gifts, Anti-Corruption and Bribery policy in the client area of the website.

BY Gerry O'Hare
BG Purple
Employment law

The EAT, in the case of Davies v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, has overturned an employment tribunal's finding of a fair...

BY Donald MacKinnon
BG Purple
Employment law

It should be obvious to most employees that the outcome of emailing offensive images or jokes within the workplace is potential dismissal.

BY Gerry O'Hare
BG Orange
Health & Safety

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) will be changing the way in which certain reportable incidents must be reported to them.

BY Thomas Elliott
BG Orange
Health & Safety

The Court of Appeal has refused an appeal application from the first company to be convicted of Corporate Manslaughter.

BY Thomas Elliott

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