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03 Mar, 2017

Zero Hours Contracts at Record Levels

Analysis of the Office of National Statistics figures reported by the BBC indicate the number of people in the UK on zero hours contracts has reached its highest ever level.

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01 Mar, 2017

Lets's not Discount the Human Cost of Decommissioning

It is estimated that decommissioning the UK’s oil and gas infrastructure will cost £47 BILLION between now and 2050.

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21 Feb, 2017

Confidentiality when Obtaining Employment Advice

it’s a Privilege only your Solicitor can Guarantee

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09 Feb, 2017

Rise in Recruitment of Temporary Staff

A recent survey highlights the Scottish jobs market has seen a substantial decline in people starting full-time jobs and there is a significant increase in temporary positions.

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09 Feb, 2017

The Rise of Flexible-Working: What Should an Employer Do (or Not Do) When a Request Is Received?

According to a recent study by Timewise, one in six of those earning more than £40,000 a year, work fewer than five days a week.

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20 Jan, 2017

Can Type 2 Diabetes be a Disability?

According to Diabetes UK, there are now 3.9 million people in the UK who are diagnosed with diabetes, and an anticipated 1.1 million currently undiagnosed.

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16 Dec, 2016

‘Tis the Season to be Merry: Who is to Blame for Bad Behaviour at your Work’s Christmas Party?

The festive season is upon us and the office Christmas party is the talk of many workplaces.

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15 Nov, 2016

Deliveroo riders follow Uber in employment status claims

Following the outcome of Aslam v Uber, Deliveroo riders are now also seeking legal action to acquire trade union recognition and other workers’ rights.

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04 Nov, 2016

Uber good news? Employment tribunals finds Uber drivers are 'workers'

Uber drivers entitled to the specific employment protections following Tribunal ruling.

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17 Oct, 2016

Don’t leave your IT/Social Media Policy to chance

In 2016, the majority of businesses rely on IT resources and communication systems to facilitate their work and there is no denying that there are significant advantages in doing so.

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