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Address ‘chronic undersupply’ of NHS staff, PM told

21 Apr 2021

In a letter representing 1.4 million NHS staff, Boris Johnson has been warned that the pressure of working in a...

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CPD: Workplace trauma post-pandemic (webinar)

21 Apr 2021

18 May 2021 2:00pm. Register now | In this CPD webinar for OHW+, Noreen Tehrani examines psychological surveillance in organisations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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White Paper: How to overcome home working isolation

21 Apr 2021

PROMOTED | The Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to a mass experiment in home working, with evidence suggesting it is a trend which is here to stay...

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Three in 10 miss out on learning while hybrid working

21 Apr 2021

A survey finds 29% don’t receive training to support their professional development while working in a ‘hybrid’ environment.

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Employees less worried about hybrid working than leaders

21 Apr 2021

Almost four in 10 business leaders are worried about lack of management oversight as organisations move to hybrid working, compared with just 7% of employees.

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Just Eat serves up ‘agency worker’ model in Liverpool

21 Apr 2021

Just Eat is pressing ahead with plans to end the company’s reliance on gig workers by offering couriers the opportunity to join its ‘agency worker’ model.

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Investors influence HR practice in small businesses

21 Apr 2021

Small businesses that have received investment tend to adopt the HR and management practices of their external backers, according to research.

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Legislation must catch up with ‘huge shift in nature of work’

21 Apr 2021

The growth of platform working, digital monitoring and ‘epresenteeism’ poses a significant risk for people's wellbeing in work, finds Lords inquiry.

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Mencap and Unison urge rethink of sleep-shift pay

20 Apr 2021

Mencap and Unison have written a joint letter to the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, urging the government to rethink...

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Flexible apprenticeships consultation launched

20 Apr 2021

The Education and Skills Funding Agency has launched a consultation on the new ‘flexible’ apprenticeship, announced in the budget, and...

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Unemployment falls below 5% despite lockdown

20 Apr 2021

UK unemployment fell to 4.9% in the three months to the end of February even though much of the economy...

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How can HR respond if an employee has been trolling someone online?

20 Apr 2021

Employers can be held liable for workers who harass or discriminate against...

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ONS: Homeworkers did longer hours but took fewer sick days in 2020

19 Apr 2021

Homeworkers did more overtime and worked more hours during 2020, according to the Office for National Statistics.

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Furlough changes contributing to payroll errors

19 Apr 2021

Numerous changes to furlough and government support schemes means nine in 10 employers have paid staff incorrectly over the past...

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Firms warned over return of Right to Work fines

19 Apr 2021

For much of 2020, with the UK in the grip of the Covid pandemic, the Home Office did not issue any Right to Work fines but in the final quarter of last year 77 fines were issued.

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