Employers may look during economic downturn for ways of reducing short-term employment costs without resorting to redundancy – this had led to a recent sharp rise in the number of employers offering sabbaticals to key employees.
Private Care and Public Responsibility
News of a £350,000 refund by the National Health Service to the families of elderly people, forced to fund their own care home fees, has recently made the front pages.
Top tips on Redundancy
As the credit crunch becomes a reality, affected companies will inevitably consider redundancies.
Avoiding Age Discrimination in Employment
Age discrimination in employment became unlawful on 1st October 2006.