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Supporting transgender employees: the importance of line management

27 May 2018

Recent research has highlighted that line management is a critical function when it comes to supporting trans employees, as Rosa...

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Primark faces £47k bill for ‘shocking’ transgender discrimination

13 Feb 2018

An employment tribunal has told Primark to adopt a policy on how to deal with transgender staff after it found...

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Stonewall publishes first trans-inclusive employers list

31 Jan 2018

Stonewall has published its inaugural list of the most transgender inclusive employers in the UK with three law firms, three...

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Six ways to be more inclusive of transgender people in the workplace

11 Oct 2017

HR has a key role in preventing discrimination against transgender people. Jennie Kermode, author of a new book on transgender...

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Trans employees need better support at work, says Acas

25 Aug 2017

Managers are failing to support trans employees as much as they could in the workplace, a study by Acas has...

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Toilet door signage has been updated across Condor Ferries' fleet

Gender reassignment: trans customer wins toilet sign claim

27 May 2016

A ferry company has updated its toilet door signs to use symbols rather than words and carried out diversity awareness...

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Transgender employees: towards equal treatment

15 Mar 2016

Despite new guidance on recruiting and retaining transgender staff, employers remain confused about the law and good practice. Virginia Matthews...

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Workplace bullying

Workplace bullying: Acas publishes analysis of helpline calls

16 Nov 2015

An Acas study has revealed that workplace bullying is becoming more common across the UK and many employees are too afraid to speak up.

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Gender changes: supporting employees undergoing gender reassignment

28 Sep 2015

Occupational health adviser Anne Newham describes the experience of supporting an employee going through the process of gender reassignment surgery....

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Netflix and Facebook offer gender reassignment as employee benefit

25 Sep 2015

Gender reassignment procedures are increasingly being offered as an employee benefit, it has been revealed.
Both Facebook and Netflix now...

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Transgender employees: how to avoid discrimination

28 Aug 2015

Recent employment law cases highlight the risk of poor policies and practices relating to transgender employees. Meanwhile, celebrities such as...

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Transgender Memorial Day prompts calls to end discrimination at work

20 Nov 2009

The TUC has called on employers to prevent discrimination against transgender people at work.
Speaking on Trans Memorial Day today...

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Humberside police undergo sex-change training

1 Aug 2008

Transgender awareness training was given to more than 300 Humberside police recently to help them cope with an officer who...

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Tribunal awards transgender ferry worker £65,000 compensation  

18 Dec 2006

A transgender P&O Ferries  crew member has been awarded £65,000 in compensation after a tribunal ruled that she has been driven out...

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Transsexual launches huge legal claim over sex change

30 May 2006

A transsexual has launched the biggest ever legal claim to be brought over a sex change.

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