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

Should the Health and Safety Executive visit your workplace and find that you are in material breach of health and safety law, you will have to...

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BY Douglas Cameron
Health & Safety

Worker accident results in Sign-Fitting contractor, AR Signs Limited, was sentenced at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court for breaching...

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BY Matthew Ramsey
Health & Safety

Building owners, employers or those responsible for managing risk related to water quality, are required to: 

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BY Michael Moran
Health & Safety

The new guidance from the Consortium of Local Education Authorities for the Provision of Science Services (CLEAPSS), published with the...

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BY Lee Craig
Health & Safety

“Cleaning activities in women, whether at home or as an occupation, may constitute a risk to respiratory health” according to a Europe-wide study...

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BY Douglas Cameron
Employment law

In a recent judgement, the EAT held that Employment Tribunals are permitted to award damages for personal injury under the Working Time...

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BY Ben Brown

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