In the news this month: Kate Lawson of Element Law looks at the main issues including increases to all categories of statutory minimum wage, changes to the statutory rates of pay and caps, the current position on the Emploment Bill proposals including carer's [...]
Long-Term Health Conditions and potential Disabilities, including Long Covid In this podcast from Element Law, Kate Lawson talks with Helen Vals-Russell of Ergocom Vocational Rehabilitation Services about the key steps for employers to take in relation to employees’ suffering long-term health conditions. Kate and Helen consider employer’s obligations and [...]
In the news this month In the news this month: Data Protection, Covid-related dismissals and health & safety, and Protected philosophical belief. Data Protection Adequacy The European Commission has at the 11th hour approved UK data adequacy decisions, [...]
In the news this month: Changes to the Furlough Scheme, Right to Work Checks, Covid Concerns and Dismissal, Long Covid and Reasonable Adjustments, ASD and the Definition of Disability, Post-Resignation Grievances, Sleep-In Workers and Minimum Wage, and Worker Status. [...]
In the news this month: COVID-19: Workplace Testing. With progress being made on the roadmap out of lockdown, and more categories of workplace re-opening or increasing staff numbers on-site, the government is putting a strong emphasis on the importance of employers setting up [...]
IR35 Rule Changes from April 2021 In this Podcast from Element Law, Kate Lawson talks with Sean Rustrick of the accounting firm Rustrick & Co about the new ‘IR35’ rules which from April 2021 will impact medium and large businesses which use the services of individuals through their personal [...]
Mental Health and WFH In this podcast from Element Law, Kate Lawson talks with Jenny King, HR Consultant from Iroko Consulting, about key considerations in relation to the mental health of homeworkers. With many organisations, from SME’s to multi-nationals, looking to continue a high degree of remote working into [...]
Redundancy Programmes & Settlement Agreements In this podcast Kate explains the essential aspects of a redundancy programme, and what is involved in completing a settlement agreement. A must-listen for anyone facing redundancy.
The Tribunal Process In this podcast Kate explores the key elements of the employment tribunal process, addressing some of the most frequently asked questions from employees considering taking their employers to tribunal and employers defending claims in a tribunal hearing and witnesses.
In the news this month: New Legislation on “Good Work”, Increase in Injury to Feelings Awards, Injury at Work Social Event, Financial Services Approved Persons, Suspension during Disciplinary, Rest Breaks and Personal Injury, Worker Status, and Consultation on Public Sector Cap on Compensation [...]