Religion and belief

Did you know that a belief in climate change can be a ‘philosophical’ belief under the Equality Act? ACAS has issued some helpful new guidance on how to reduce religion and belief discrimination in the workplace.

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Payslips

The catchily named Employment Rights Act 1996 (Itemised Pay Statement) (Amendment) (No.2) Order 2018 requires businesses to provide all ‘workers’ with an itemised payslip.

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Variations of contract

How easy is it for an employer to impose a pay freeze? In Abrahall v Nottingham City Council, the Court of Appeal decided that a group of employees had not ‘agreed’ to a pay freeze when they continued to work without protest afterwards.

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Men’s Health Week 2018

This week is Men’s Health Week 2018 and this year it coincides with Diabetes Week.  Diabetes is a condition which currently affects one in ten adult males, and the disease is only expected to soar sharply over the next 20 years

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