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World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018

Saturday 28th April is World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018. This is a campaign to promote safe and healthy work all around the world. This is particularly promoted by the International Labour Organisation and the United Nations.

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In the News: Maternity Leave

MPs are set to debate a proposed maternity leave extension for mums of premature babies following an online campaign with more than 100,000 signatures.

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Striking for Better Work-Life Balance

In an attempt to secure a fair work-life balance,  Eurostar rail workers from two unions are taking part in two concurrent periods of strike this month.

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Guidance on Employing People with Disabilities

Employers must always be careful to ensure that prospective employees and current employees alike are treated fairly.

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In The News: Sports Direct Employment Law

Sports Direct has come under fire in the past week following an investigation into its working practices by the Guardian.

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Guide to Working Hours Requirements

The Working Time Regulations 1998 (‘WTR’) govern the working hours of those who work under a contract of employment...

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In the News: Uber's Employment Law

More than 100 Uber drivers are looking to take action to be established with ‘worker’ status, as opposed to self-employed customers or partners, which is how they are currently listed by Uber.

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In the News: Leading UK Care Provider Sued

One of the UK’s largest care providers, MiHomecare, is being sued by a former worker for paying her less than the national minimum wage.

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Communicating During Maternity Leave

With many employers and employees seemingly unsure about KIT (keeping in touch) days, we take a look at the facts.

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