| ACAS develops new guide for redundancy
ACAS launches new step-by-step guide to small scale redundancy.
07 November 2013
| HSE reviews young people policy
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has reviewed its guidance for young people at work.
23 October 2013
| Changes to the Equality Act 2010
The third party harassment provisions in the Equality Act 2010 have been repealed.
23 October 2013
| Community Jobs Scotland is launched
A new initiative by SCVO and the Scottish government has been launched to get unemployed young people into work within the Scottish third sector.
03 October 2013
| Changes to first aid regulations come into effect
Changes to Health and Safety regulations come into effect 01 October 2013.
01 October 2013
| New National Minimum Wage rates
New National Minimum Wage rates will be applicable from 01 October 2013.
25 September 2013
| ACAS has published new guidance on Settlement Agreements
ACAS has published new guidance to accompany the introduction of the Code of Practice on Settlement Agreements which came into force on 29 July 2013
19 August 2013
| The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has launched new guidance
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has launched new guidance to help make it easier for organisations and businesses to understand how to manage health and safety.
02 August 2013
| New Institute for Youth Work formed
In September 2013 a new Institute for Youth Work is set to be formed.
25 July 2013
| HMRC have extended real time PAYE deadline.
Some small employers will have an additional six months to prepare for the real-time reporting of pay as you earn (PAYE).
26 June 2013
| National Minimum Wage increase
The National Minimum Wage rate will increase from 01 October 2013.
23 May 2013
| ACAS launches new employment guides
The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) have launched free downloadable templates and information for Human Resources (HR) management.
15 April 2013
| PAYE Real Time Information deadline extended for small businesses
HMRC have now extended the deadline to 05 October 2013 for Pay as You Earn (PAYE) Real Time Information (RTI) for businesses employing 50 staff or less.
13 April 2013
| New guide to using mediation as an approach to resolve workplace issues
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Acas have come together to produce a joint publication 'Mediation - An Approach to Resolving Workplace Issues' for organisations considering the use of mediation in people management.
14 March 2013
| Getting started with Real Time PAYE
Do you employ staff? From 06 April 2013, most employers will be required to send Pay as You Earn (PAYE) information to HMRC in real time. Are you ready?
15 February 2013
| Updates on Statutory Pay rates in April
The Department for Work and Pensions has announced this years changes to Statutory Pay rates which will see increases to Statutory Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay, Maternity Allowance and Statutory Sick Pay coming into effect in April (subject to Parliamentary approval).
14 February 2013
| New Health and Safety Toolbox
The Health and Safety Executive has released a new and comprehensive online 'Health and Safety Toolbox' which will be useful not just for small businesses but also voluntary sector organisations that have premises and /or staff.
26 November 2012