All items: Long-term sickness

  • "Broken" fit note and Fit for Work scheme face overhaul

    1 November 2016

    The Government has announced plans to overhaul the GP fit note and statutory sick pay, as well as reform the way that disabled people on sick leave are assessed for fitness for work.

  • TUPE transfers and long-term sick leave - appeal confirmed

    15 June 2016

    A senior judge has granted permission for the TUPE case BT Managed Services Ltd v Edwards and another to go to a full Court of Appeal hearing. The case examines whether or not an employee on indefinite sick leave, but retained in employment, transfers under TUPE.

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News: HR and legal information and guidance relating to managing long-term sickness.