Legal updates

Agency Workers Regulations
Agency Workers Regulations 2010, or AWR, came into effect in 2011 in the UK. here is a summary.

Do I need employer’s liability insurance?
If you employ any members of staff, it’s highly likely that you’ll need to put employers’ liability insurance in place.

Parental leave and flexible working
Allowing your employees flexible working hours and a good parental leave system will boost their motivation and increase your reputation as an employer of choice.

Positive about disabled people
As an employer, you must meet and uphold five commitments to be accredited with the disability symbol. 

Preventing discrimination and promoting diversity
There are many ways employers might directly and indirectly discriminate, all of which can be avoided.