The new work life balance
As COVID swept across the world and people’s lives were ground to a halt, new ways of working became widespread. What most deemed a dream, became a reality almost overnight, as millions of workers moved from the office to a more comfortable work-from-home scenario. Many soon realized what could’ve been dream-like had nightmare-inducing elements: tight …. Read More
How do I respond to an employment tribunal claim?
Employers should respond to employment tribunal claims against them within 28 days of receiving a letter from the Tribunal. While tribunals are less formal than courts, they do have specific procedures that have to be followed if a claim is lodged. Your initial response can have a big bearing on the success of your case. …. Read More
Tackling sexual harassment in the workplace
The Government, regulators and employers are failing in their responsibilities to tackle sexual harassment in the workplace, says the Women and Equalities Committee in their report, following a wide-ranging six-month inquiry. Failure to tackle unlawful behaviours; · The Committee finds that sexual harassment at work is widespread and commonplace but there …. Read More