Volunteering is a major activity in the UK, with many employers either sponsoring their staff to volunteer outside the organisation, or relying on volunteers themselves to carry out their work in the community.
A model policy to encourage and support employees who wish to do volunteer work within the community or for charitable institutions.
Insurance group Aviva has a strong commitment to corporate responsibility (CR), and uses a range of reward initiatives to encourage and enable employees to play their part in putting it into practice.
The Government consults on proposals for the official recognition of Workers' Memorial Day.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to community involvement and volunteering.