Residential care providers are taking legal action against Essex County Council following claims that the low fees they are paid to deliver adult residential care services are “unsustainable.”
One of the UK’s largest housebuilders has apologised to thousands of its customers for putting in place spiralling leasehold deals which have been described by MPs as “a national scandal.”
Tesco has seen a reduction in its business rates across a number of its stores, which will see the retail giant save £105million over the next five years.
A new survey has predicted that around one third of all graduate jobs could eventually be replaced by either robots or software.
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has stated that it has run out of time to push through legislation which would have seen a massive increase in probate fees introduced in May.
Latest statistics show that nearly half of all UK businesses suffered a cyber-attack in the past 12 months.
MPs who are investigating a number of companies involved the so called ‘gig economy’, have branded some contracts as ‘gibberish and ‘almost unintelligible.’
Companies that use zero hours contracts may be forced to pay an additional rate for calling in employees at short notice.
The TUC has published a guide which it says highlights the need for gender specific risk assessments in the workplace.
A new study has revealed that each year UK employees work, on average, 68 days more than they are contracted to, yet receive no additional pay.