Updated to include additional information on the circumstances in which young people do not have the right to paid time off to obtain external qualifications.
Updated to include additional information on employee shareholders, a specialised form of employment status.
Updated to include changes to the minimum wage rates for workers under 25 and for apprentices, which took effect on 1 October 2016.
Updated to include additional information on background checks during the selection process.
Updated to include information on the entitlement of posted workers in the construction sector to bring claims for non-payment of wages.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in the UK, including notice periods, unfair dismissal, summary dismissal, constructive dismissal, wrongful dismissal, redundancy, retirement and termination payments.
An employment law guide to health and safety in the UK, including duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury or illness.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in the UK, including trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting, European Works Councils, and industrial action and picketing.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in the UK, including specific provisions, exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, and remedies and penalties.
Useful online resources on employment law in the UK.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to the United Kingdom.