Pensions are becoming ever more a part of employers’ benefits packages, now that pensions pensions auto-enrolment is being rolled out.

Employers must comply with the auto-enrolment requirements from their “staging date”, depending on their size.

Auto-enrolment rules are designed to encourage people to save more for their old age

Pensions auto-enrolment enforcements increase by 300%

3 Aug 2016

Action against companies failing to meet auto-enrolment requirements has increased by 306%, as smaller employers are required to sign their...

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Football club fined almost £23,000 for missing pensions auto-enrolment

29 Apr 2016

Swindon Town Football Club (STFC) has been named and shamed by the Pensions Regulator for failing to meet its staging...

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Time for small employers to get ready for auto-enrolment

28 Jul 2015

PROMOTED Between now and 2018, every employer in the UK will have to offer their staff a workplace pension scheme. They’ll have to set up a pension scheme that meets certain minimum standards

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Eight pensions basics for HR professionals

30 Jun 2015

The pensions auto-enrolment process may be well under way, but there are still a number of reforms due to take...

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Pensions auto-enrolment: could an audit service prevent costly mistakes?

22 May 2015

Many employers may have passed their pensions auto-enrolment staging date, but that does not mean that they are confident that...

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Top 10 HR processes where employers seek help

30 Jun 2014

When called on to implement HR processes that come up on a regular basis, some HR professionals might feel they know what to do off by heart; however, other, less familiar processes might cause a bit more head scratching...

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Employers face rising costs due to auto-enrolment

2 May 2014

More than eight employers in 10 are facing an increase in costs as a result of pensions auto-enrolment, research from...

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Employment law changes 2014

Employment law changes 2014: 10 things employers need to know

18 Dec 2013

Employers should start preparing for employment law changes coming into force in 2014, as the year kicks off with amendments to TUPE Regulations in January...

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Hymans Robertson collect their award

PT Awards 2013 winners: Hymans Robertson receives Award for Employee Benefits

21 Nov 2013

Pensions consultancy Hymans Robertson was awarded the Award for Employee Benefits, sponsored by Robert Walters, at the Personnel Today Awards...

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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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Office of Fair Trading pensions probe could have gone further

31 Oct 2013

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) has criticised the recent market study by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT)...

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A minute with… Andrew Lawson, head of people, Drake and Morgan

10 Jun 2013

We continue our series of interviews with senior HR figures by talking to Andrew Lawson, head of people at restaurant...

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Line manager briefing on interviewing

10 May 2013

This line manager briefing looks at the law and good practice on recruitment interviewing, including how to avoid bias and...

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April 2013 employment law changes: four things employers need to know

27 Mar 2013

This April sees a number of employment law changes come into effect that will have an impact on all employers....

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Real time information: 10 things HR needs to know

20 Mar 2013

It might not be the career-defining change programme you wanted to lead, and it certainly isn’t going to be the...

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