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Employment Tribunal (ET) Claims up 66%

18/12/2017

Claims up 66 per cent in first quarter after Employment Tribunal (ET) fee abolition in July 2017. Back in July 2017 we wrote about the fact that Employment Tribunal (ET) fees were to […]

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Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

11/12/2017

With the date rapidly approaching, we thought it best to write a more detailed General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) blog so that everybody is ready for its arrival on the 25th May 2018 […]

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12 Steps – Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

11/12/2017

12 Steps – General Data Protection Regulations – GDPR   Awareness You should make sure that decision makers and key people in your organisation are aware that the law is changing to the […]

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Employment Law

Employment law changes 2018

04/12/2017

With Christmas & New Year approaching, what Employment Law changes do businesses need to prepare for in 2018? Matthew Pinto-Chilcott of Consensus HR comments “We will see a number of Employment Law changes […]

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Our Annual Christmas Blog 2

27/11/2017

Five More Christmas HR Challenges Christmas should be a time to relax. Many HR problems during the festive season are avoidable – employers simply need to be prepared. Last week we discussed five […]

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Our annual 10 HR Christmas Tips – Blog1 of 2

20/11/2017

Heres our first blog of our annual 10 HR tips for your business over Christmas. ENSURE THAT YOUR BUSINESS IS PREPARED FOR THE HR CHALLENGES DURING THE FESTIVE SEASON. Workplace Christmas parties bring […]

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Redundancy & Maternity Leave. What is the law?

13/11/2017

Recently when conducting some redundancies for an employer, they had two employees that were on maternity leave and were concerned how to manage this correctly as the last thing they wanted, was to […]

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Long term sickness

Victory for engineer ‘dismissed while he was depressed’

06/11/2017

Following our recent blog “New ACAS Mental Health Guide’ written on the 25th October 2017, here is a case in relation to a depressed software engineer working in Cambridgeshire since 2011 who has […]

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Sexual Harassment at Work

01/11/2017

The current news seems to be ablaze with Sexual harassment at work, with the BBC, Houses of Parliament and Harvey Weinstein- US Film Producer apologising about the way he had “behaved with colleagues […]

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mental health

New ACAS Mental Health Guide

25/10/2017

Matthew from Consensus HR comments “Mental Health day was on Tuesday 10th October this year and ACAS (Arbitration, Conciliation, Advisory Service) this week brought out a number of publications to assist employers in […]

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Right to two weeks off after the death of a child.

16/10/2017

Right to take up to two weeks’ paid leave after the death of a child expected to become law in 2020. Back in July 2017 we wrote a blog about compassionate leave in […]

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How to manage long-term sickness

10/10/2017

Matthew Pinto-Chilcott of Consensus HR comments “An excellent article written by Kevin Charles (People Management 5th Oct 2017) a leading Barrister gives some excellent legal & HR information on the correct way to […]

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