Welcome to Briefings. Here you can find briefings written by Workplace Law consultants and industry experts pertaining to the area of human resources.
Briefings provide in-depth research into specific subjects and major topics such as absence management, Employment Tribunals and TUPE to help you gain a better understanding of the main issues.
You can search through the Briefings by title, date or key word by using the simple A-Z finder below. Each Briefing is fully downloadable as a PDF file.
We are continually updating this section to cover all major topics of most use to you in your workplace; however, if there is anything not currently covered then please get in touch with your suggestions.
Workplace Law magazine published a survey of staff recruitment agencies in 2010, which revealed a worrying lack of compliance, understanding of legal requirements and adequate screening of agency s...Read more
The Private Finance Initiative (PFI) has always been subject to criticism, but is now something of a pariah. Once New Labour’s preferred procurement technique for capital infrastructure, PFI ...Read more
The make-up of today’s modern workforce is undergoing significant change as organisations face the challenge of accommodating the different needs and aspirations of four different generations...Read more
A recent report by DLA Piper, Protecting confidential information: Trends and tactics for today’s employer revealed that 60% of employers either allow or require employees to use their person...Read more
|1.||Holiday pay ruling could cripple British businesses||Blog post|
|2.||Ten top tips to ensure the safety of employees during the summer months||Blog post|
|4.||Employers have lost the ability to handle redundancy humanely||Blog post|
|6.||Don’t let World Cup fever damage your business||Blog post|
|7.||Defibrillators in the workplace keeping your employees safe||Blog post|
|8.||How Portable Appliance Testing saves lives and money||Blog post|
|9.||40 Years of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974||WPL TV news|
|10.||Consultation opens on guidance to help reduce fire risk at waste management sites||Blog post|
|1.||Ten top tips to ensure the safety of employees during the summer months||Blog post|
|2.||Holiday pay ruling could cripple British businesses||Blog post|
|3.||Flexible working changes as of 30 June||WPL TV news|
|4.||Cleaning policies for toilet and washing facilities – what do FMs need to know?||Feature|
|5.||Are you ready for flexible working changes?||Blog post|
|6.||Ten reasons why you should walk to / from work||Blog post|
|7.||Don’t let World Cup fever damage your business||Blog post|
|8.||Boss hits back after inclusion on Government’s list of employers failing to pay minimum wage||Blog post|
|9.||Government ‘naming and shaming’ minimum wage underpayers may not get desired results||Blog post|
|10.||Is the prospect of shared parental leave causing employers a headache?||Blog post|