Employment law

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Whistleblower allegedly tied to a chair after speaking out

A whistleblower who complained of a misogynistic and racist culture at a Scottish government department has claimed that she was...

Uber to give drivers medical cover, sick pay and other benefits

Uber is to introduce numerous protections for its drivers through a new insurance scheme, including sick pay and maternity and...

Five policies HR needs to revise ahead of the GDPR

With Friday’s GDPR deadline looming, employers have undoubtedly been spending the last few weeks reviewing the data they store about...

Employers’ long-hours culture risks losing talent, says charity

Pressure from managers to work beyond contracted hours and unrealistic workloads are causing resentment among parents trying to combine work...