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Health and safety exemption for self-employed in spotlight
July 2014

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is inviting views on proposed definitions of those self-employed people who will continue to have health and safety responsibilities following a reform of the rules. Continue reading...

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Business leaders warn over change on holiday pay law
July 2014

The UK’s biggest business group has warned that some businesses may face substantial extra costs from tribunal cases challenging the normal calculation of holiday pay under the Working Time Regulations (WTR). Continue reading...

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Morbid obesity ‘could be disability’
July 2014

Severe or morbid obesity could be considered a disability under European Union (EU) law, according to a leading EU law officer. Continue reading...

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Morbid obesity ‘could be disability’
July 2014

Severe or morbid obesity could be considered a disability under European Union (EU) law, according to a leading EU law officer. Continue reading...

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Developer jailed over safety law breaches
July 2014

A developer has been sent to prison for 30 months after repeatedly breaching prohibition notices put in place to ensure the safety of workers involved in redeveloping a former office block in Essex. Continue reading...

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‘Shorts’ cut can keep workers cool, says TUC
July 2014

The body that represents more than six million working people has urged employers to be willing to relax workplace dress codes to help staff keep their cool during higher summer temperatures. Continue reading...

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‘Shorts’ cut can keep workers cool, says TUC
July 2014

The body that represents more than six million working people has urged employers to be willing to relax workplace dress codes to help staff keep their cool during higher summer temperatures. Continue reading...

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Law body concerned over ‘professional enabler’ offence
July 2014

New legislation has been introduced to enhance the power of law enforcement agencies to prosecute people responsible for serious and organised crime. Continue reading...

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More over-60s head for altar
July 2014

The number of people getting married in their 60s has significantly increased, according to new official statistics. Continue reading...

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Expert offers top tips to homebuyers
July 2014

A property expert has highlighted five key qualities that homebuyers should look for in a potential new property. Continue reading...