Employment Law Features

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employee engagement - under 1,000 employees: MBNA collect their 2013 award

PT Awards 2013 winners: MBNA wins Award for Employee Engagement

21 Nov 2013

The Award for Employee Engagement, sponsored by Oakleaf Partnership, went to MBNA at the Personnel Today Awards on Monday night....

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Essex County Council collects their award

PT Awards 2013 winners: Essex Excellence in Public Service HR

21 Nov 2013

Essex County Council was victorious in the Personnel Today Awards this week as it won the award for Excellence in...

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Reed Smith collecting their award in 2013

PT Awards 2013 winners: Reed Smith awarded for Innovation in Recruitment

21 Nov 2013

Law firm Reed Smith fought off stiff competition to win the Award for Innovation in Recruitment, sponsored by Harvey Nash...

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Thales collect their 2013 award from Lord Sawyer

PT Awards 2013 winners: Thales awarded for Excellence in Employee Relations

21 Nov 2013

Thales walked away with the 2013 Personnel Today Award for Excellence in Employee Relations, sponsored by The Employee Relations Institute,...

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The Direct Line team collect their first award of the night

PT Awards 2013 shortlist: Employer Branding Award for Direct Line

21 Nov 2013

Direct Line won two awards on Monday night at the Grosvenor House Hotel, the Award for Employer Branding and the...

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Personnel Today Awards 2014 The National Offender Management Service collect their 2013 award

PT Awards 2013 winners: NOMS receives HR Impact Award

21 Nov 2013

The National Offender Management Service (NOMS) walked away with the HR Impact Award, sponsored by CEB SHL Talent Measurement, at...

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Virgin Money collect their second award of the night

PT Awards 2013 winners: Virgin Money recognised in Award for Managing Change

21 Nov 2013

Virgin Money added the Award for Managing Change, sponsored by XpertHR, to its tally at the Personnel Today Awards on...

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Preventing suicide with a new risk assessment tool

8 Nov 2013

Sussex Community NHS Trust has been trialling a suicide risk assessment tool. Andrea Richardson and Nessie Shia describe the system...

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Changing behaviour with neuro-linguistic programming

6 Nov 2013

Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) is used by coaches to improve communication and change behaviours. London South Bank University’s Anne Harriss explains...

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What will the next 20 years bring for occupational health?

4 Nov 2013

A report published in June on the role of OH over the next 20 years is already stimulating comment from...

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Reviewing OH dermatitis and urticaria best practice

1 Nov 2013

Guidelines to a standard of care on occupational dermatitis and urticaria will be published in full in a future issue...

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From argument to engagement: the role and benefits of mediation

28 Oct 2013

Employees, employers and the Government are increasingly looking to resolve workplace disputes early, avoiding the need for formal or legal...

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employment tribunal awards

Five costly employment tribunal awards and how to avoid similar claims

15 Oct 2013

Employment tribunal decisions against employers occasionally see claimants awarded quite significant sums of money, costs that in many cases could...

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Constructive dismissal

The qualification for a constructive dismissal claim

14 Oct 2013

Daniel Isaac, a partner in the employment team at Withers, answers the key questions on which a claim for unfair...

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Is the Government simplifying TUPE?

9 Oct 2013

The Government claims its TUPE reforms will help businesses. Nicholas Jew looks at the details.The Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of...

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