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Age Discrimination at Work
Age Discrimination at Work
The law protects workers against age discrimination. Here are the details about what you are protected against and how. Find out too, what to do if you think you have…...
Cancer: Your Rights as an Employee
Cancer: Your Rights as an Employee
An overview of how to handle cancer at work - your rights and repsonbilities and your employer's legal/moral obligations....
Disability at Work and the Equality Act
Disability at Work and the Equality Act
The employment opportunities for disabled people has changed dramatically over the past few years, with a host of legal changes being introduced to help improve the…...
Disabled Staff
Disabled Staff
The Disability Discrimination Act and the responsibilities of employers to treat disabled people fairly. How employing disabled people is good for business....
Discrimination at Work
Discrimination at Work
A look at the types of workplace discrimination and the laws in place to protect staff....
Eligibility To Work In The UK
Eligibility To Work In The UK
Who is eligible to work in the UK and the evidence required to prove eligibility. How to check whether a person is eligible to work in the UK and limitations and…...
Employing Family and Friends
Employing Family and Friends
Things to consider when employing a family member or friend. The risks involved, deterring staff resentment and the benefits of employing a family member or friend if…...
Employment Probation Periods: What You Need to Know
Employment Probation Periods: What You Need to Know
Answers to common questions about your probationary period. What if you are sick? Do you have to give full notice if you want to leave? Can your employer dismiss you?…...
Equal Opportunities at Work
Equal Opportunities at Work
Equal opportunities within the workforce. What constitutes discrimination and how we should embrace the concept of managing diversity in the workplace....
Family Friendly Working
Family Friendly Working
A guide to the latest family friendly laws and workplace policies....
Gender Discrimination
Gender Discrimination
How legislation protects workers from being discriminated against on the grounds of their sex. What the legislation covers and what you can do if you feel you have…...
Joining a Trade Union
Joining a Trade Union
Outlining your rights to join and to choose not to join a trade union. What obligations your employer is required to follow by law and what rights you, as an employee,…...
When Your Employer Changes Your Working Hours
When Your Employer Changes Your Working Hours
Can an employer demand you work different hours, days or shifts whenever they choose? What can you do about it? Our guide explains all....
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