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Employment law

In a welcome break from the current topical news items, the Government released a statement last week indicating that they were proposing to ...

BY Gerry O'Hare
Employment law

Finding the right people to join your Organisation can often be time difficult and consuming, the perfect candidate may be just that, only on...

BY Heather Kemmett
Employment law

For financial years starting on or after 1st January 2019, companies in the UK with more than 250 employees will have to comply with...

BY Kirstie Beattie
Employment law

The Home Office have officially gone live with their online Right to Work Checking Service. This gives employers access to real-time information...

BY Miranda Hughes
Health & Safety

Statistics from the Department of Work and Pensions indicate that around 300,000 people with a long term mental health problem lose their jobs...

BY Miranda Hughes
Health & Safety

Accountability was a key theme of the Hackitt Review into the Grenfell fire, published earlier this year. Whether residential or commercial, the...

BY Douglas Cameron