The UK's social care crisis was a hot topic during this month's general election, serving to highlight the growing number of people who have to juggle work with caring responsibilities. Steve Herbert, head of benefits strategy at Jelf Employee Benefits, looks at how employers can support staff who are carers.
This month on 19 May it is "National work from home day". So what should employers be aware of if they want to facilitate homeworking?
Kirsti Laird is senior associate at Charles Russell Speechlys. She rounds up the latest rulings.
One-third of UK workers (32%) say that remote access to work means they cannot switch off in their personal time, according to research.
With spring's four bank holidays fast approaching, it's easy to get used to the concept of the long weekend. We examine the growing support for a shorter working week and potential benefits it could bring.
Updated to include the increase in the maximum guarantee payment, effective from 6 April 2017.
Chris Cook is a partner and Keely Rushmore is a senior associate at SA Law. They round up the latest rulings.
The ban on certain agency staff in the NHS, which was due to come into force on 1 April, has been dropped.
The ban on certain agency staff in the NHS, which comes into force on 1 April, will "remove a lifeline" from NHS trusts, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation has claimed.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to work organisation and working patterns.