Vaping at Work – Policies Needed!
Mar10

Vaping at Work – Policies Needed!

Shakira Joyner, HR Consultant from hchr Limited shares her blog with us: As more and more people are switching from smoking to the use of e-cigarettes in public places, recent case law highlights the need for employers to consider e-cigarettes in their smoking policy. Case only failed due to the Claimants Resignation The case law centred around a claim in Insley v Accent Catering where a school catering assistant argued that she had...

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Shakira’s Blog: Tackling shared parental leave
Feb07

Shakira’s Blog: Tackling shared parental leave

Shakira Joyner, HR Consultant from hchr Limited shares her blog with us: In a nutshell, the new right is intended to give working parents the opportunity to share leave and pay more flexibly. Under the new system of leave, parents can take up to 52 weeks between them, with the option of interspersing periods of work with periods of leave. It will also be possible for parents to take leave at the same time as each other. Additional...

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