The Supreme Court has held that EU law requires police officers to be able to bring discrimination claims in employment tribunals in respect of dismissals that are the result of police misconduct panel proceedings.
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has held that a height restriction for applicants to the Greek police academy cannot be justified and constitutes indirect sex discrimination.
Updated to include information on Johnstone & Johnstone v Glasgow City Council, on the employment status of foster carers under the MTFC programme.
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced a 25% increase in nurse training places as well as a package of measures to help retain staff.
Additional information on the law on maternity leave and pay for NHS employers. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on maternity leave and pay.
These tables summarise pay awards in the public safety sector monitored by the XpertHR pay databank.
Police and prison officers are set to be the first beneficiaries of the Government's decision to relax its 1% public sector pay cap, imposed in 2010.
These tables summarise pay awards in the local government sector monitored by the XpertHR pay databank.
These tables summarise pay awards in the finance sector monitored by the XpertHR pay databank.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to specific industry sectors.