Legislation

2016 legislation game changers: UK, NZ and Singapore

Health and safety has been at the top of the agenda for several countries in 2016, with government and official bodies tightening workplace safety legislation and guidelines in an attempt to reduce workplace accidents and fatalities. Here we take a … Read More

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When is working alone not ok? Lone worker law and legislation

Article contents What is classed as lone working? Is it legal to work alone? Legislation and regulations for working alone What is the law on lone working? Is it legal for one person to work overnight? Is it illegal for … Read More

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Business Travel: Meeting Your Duty of Care

In our ever-growing global economy, travelling for business is now commonplace in many organisations. According to research conducted at the turn of 2016 by the Collinson Group, 54% of Human Resources (HR) professionals anticipate that sending employees abroad will become … Read More