Business continuity

Covid-19 coronavirus and employers: What we know so far

Coronavirus continues to dominate the headlines, most recently as a hotel in Tenerife is put into lockdown after a visiting...

JLR week reduced as Mini plant schedules one-month post-Brexit closure

18 Sep 2018

Around 1,000 Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) manufacturing staff are to have their working week reduced from five days to three,...

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Disaster contingency plan: Responding to major incidents

6 Jun 2017

The UK has been hit by three terrorist attacks in less than three months; the latest of which happened at...

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Employers must have a plan to manage trauma in the workplace

1 Mar 2017

Deaths at work are decreasing, but employees more likely to be exposed to trauma in the workplace in other ways....

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Egypt: Employment rights for staff stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh

6 Nov 2015

Employers are not obliged to pay staff unable to return to work due to the suspension of flights from the...

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Nurses at the hospital in Madrid, where nurse Teresa Romero was infected with Ebola, protest at spending cuts. REX/ZUMA

Ebola: should employers prepare?

22 Oct 2014

With developments on the spread of the Ebola virus hitting the headlines, and world leaders calling on the international community...

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