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  • Hot weather

    20 June 2017

    Is there a maximum temperature beyond which staff are not expected to work? Should employers relax their dress codes when temperatures are high? Can employees request annual leave at short notice? XpertHR has a range of resources on employment issues that arise during hot weather.

  • Sickness absence: expanded suite of model documents

    28 April 2017

    XpertHR's Policies and documents tool has been expanded with 31 new model sickness absence contract clauses, letters and forms.

  • Severe weather

    16 January 2017

    Severe weather has the potential to disrupt business operations and to affect employees commuting to or from work or travelling for work-related reasons. Employers should consider providing instructions to employees in advance and it is advisable to have a clear severe weather policy in place.

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