The Department for Work and Pensions has announced that the new Health and Work Service (H&WS) in England and Wales and will be delivered by Health Management Limited, a MAXIMUS company. The H&WS will be launched on a phased basis beginning with the North of England, Midland and Wales from late 2014 and then nationally by May 2015.
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In recent years, the use of social media has grown rapidly, both in the personal context and within the workplace. There are millions of worldwide users on various social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn and the law is uncertain, as it struggles to keep up with this developing area. Employers face risks and challenges associated with social media and it is important that they minimise those risks, protect their confidential business information and do what…Continue
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The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) and Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has recently made several announcements concerning changes to employment law with the aim of reducing the number of workplace disputes that end up in the tribunal.
BIS published its response to the ‘Ending the Employment Relationship’ consultation
The most significant proposals are to:
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