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We regularly update our clients on HR, Employment and Training legislation and news. Here you can view all our blogs on a range of topics.

Employment Law Update January 2018

Jan 5, 2018 | We have summarised the recent changes in employment legislation below and detailed the dates that these will come into force. National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage – New rates for the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage will be introduced on the 1st April 2018 as follows…

Forklift Truck Safety

Sep 18, 2017 | A PVC product manufacturer has been fined following a forklift truck overturning during operation, killing the 19-year-old driver. The forklift truck was being driven down a sloping road when it tipped over causing fatal head and neck injuries being sustained by the driver…

It’s Time for Action

Sep 6, 2017 | Amarisk works with organisations that take the development, safety and success of their people seriously. Key to this is developing leadership at all levels, creating the confidence to make decisions, pass on skills and deal with issues as they arise…

Fit for Work Service

Sep 6, 2017 | If an employee has been unfit for work for four weeks or more, employers can refer them to the Fit for Work service. If an employee has been unfit for work for four weeks or more, employers can refer them to the Fit for Work service. This is a free service introduced by the government to provide an…

Working with Diabetes

Sep 4, 2017 | One person in the UK is diagnosed with diabetes every two minutes, with Diabetes’s UK estimating that around 3.5 million adults have been diagnosed with the condition. With the number of people being diagnosed rising, it is important that employers understand the condition and can make the necessary…

Employment Tribunal Fees Scrapped

Aug 2, 2017 | The Supreme Court ruled the government was acting unlawfully last week for introducing fees for bringing a claim to the Employment Tribunal. The government introduced the fees of up to £1,200 in 2013 in order to decrease the amount of malicious…

Boost your Leadership Skills – Winter Dates Announced for our Next Courses

Jun 29, 2017 | We don’t believe that having a safe environment and productive colleagues happens by chance. It is all about leadership – setting the tone on developing your people, and having safety as one of your core values. To this end we seek to help our clients develop leadership and best practice at all levels…

Top Tips for Recruiting

Jun 16, 2017 | 1. Create accurate job descriptions and person specifications. Before the recruitment process begins, the employer needs to gather all the information about the job together to form the job description and person specification. This is a good time to review the job role and see if it is still fit for purpose…

Working with Epilepsy

Jun 16, 2017 | There are more than 40 types of epileptic seizure and one in every 100 people are affected with this long-term health condition. The number of employees with the condition is expected to increase as people work for longer, due to one in four people over the age of 65 being diagnosed…

Mental Health in the Workplace

Mar 27, 2017 | In March 2017, the Institute of Directors (IOD) launched a mental health in the workplace campaign by publishing a report ‘A little more conversation’. This comes after a new survey showed that 54% of IOD members have been approached by an employee suffering from a mental health issue…

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Employment Law Update January 2018

Jan 5, 2018 | We have summarised the recent changes in employment legislation below and detailed the dates that these will come into force. National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage – New rates for the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage will be introduced on the 1st April 2018 as follows…

Forklift Truck Safety

Sep 18, 2017 | A PVC product manufacturer has been fined following a forklift truck overturning during operation, killing the 19-year-old driver. The forklift truck was being driven down a sloping road when it tipped over causing fatal head and neck injuries being sustained by the driver…

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