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  • Can we change workplace behaviour in just 21 days?

    Date:
    23 February 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Encouraging employees to adapt their behaviour so they can progress professionally is a sensitive, challenging task. Dan Hughes from emotional intelligence specialist JCA Global looks at how managers can support changes.

  • Number of EU citizens leaving UK highest since 2008

    Date:
    23 February 2018
    Type:
    News

    The number of EU citizens leaving the UK has reached its highest point since 2008, according to the latest migration numbers from the Office for National Statistics.

  • Podcast: Long-term sickness assessments after the demise of Fit for Work

    Date:
    23 February 2018
    Type:
    Audio and video

    Eversheds Sutherland partner Naeema Choudry joins us to discuss the demise of the Fit for Work assessment service and the options available to employers when assessing employees on long-term sickness absence.

  • Date:
    22 February 2018
    Type:
    Legal guidance

    Fundamental changes in the immigration policy on both sides of the Atlantic mean that globally mobile workers face uncertain times. With potential more changes in the pipeline for those travelling to both the US and EU, how should employers prepare?

  • KFC staff asked to take holiday during restaurant closures

    Date:
    22 February 2018
    Type:
    News

    KFC employees have been asked to take annual leave to cover the working time they have lost following chicken supply issues that have affected hundreds of its outlets.

  • Take part in our staff absence survey

    Date:
    22 February 2018
    Type:
    Editor's choice

    High absence rates can have a damaging impact on the health of organisations. This is your chance to take part in our research on the level of absence in UK organisations.

  • Firefighter's on-call time spent at home constitutes "working time"

    Date:
    22 February 2018
    Type:
    Law reports

    In Ville de Nivelles v Matzak, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that the time during which a firefighter is on standby at home and must be at the fire station within a matter of minutes counts as "working time".

  • Date:
    21 February 2018
    Type:
    Legal guidance

    With recent figures showing that many employees have little idea of their sick pay entitlements, Leon Deakin from Coffin Mew explores three common misconceptions.

  • Injury to feelings compensation can be awarded for "working time detriment"

    Date:
    21 February 2018
    Type:
    Law reports

    In South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service v Mansell and others, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held that workers can be awarded compensation for injury to feelings in working time detriment claims.

  • Guarantee payments

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Updated to include details of the increase in the limit on guarantee payments, effective from 6 April 2018.

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