The holiday season might be ending, but holiday pay remains a hot topic. In Flowers v East of England Ambulance Trust, the Employment Appeal Tribunal looked at whether voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay. Employees should be paid their ‘normal remuneration’ when they take holiday. But is voluntary overtime ‘normal’ pay? This case…
You might think that your health and safety is covered because you’ve got some paperwork, but if an accident occurred at your workplace and you were taken to court, would that paperwork be enough to protect you, or even worse, would it be used against you?
Mental Health has become the hottest topic in the industry with the number of sufferers increasing year-on-year at an alarming rate. Over 450 construction workers committed suicide in 2016 and statistics now show that each day, two construction workers take their own life. That is an increase of circa 165% in just two years.
In light of World Mental Health day, we thought it would be helpful to answer the following questions on what has become a highly discussed and emotive topic industry wide.
When you consider the increase in penalties and fines for those companies failing in their health and safety duties, you can see why more and more of them are choosing to use THSP for their competent person, advice, training and inspections.
Fines for health and safety failings are on the rise. A property management firm has recently been ordered to pay a £15,000 fine for failing to carry out asbestos surveys in properties where extensive refurbishment works were being carried out.
Opportunities face-to-face with main contractors and public sector buyers.
The 3 Counties Business Expo
This spring The Bath Business Expo 2018, one of the largest general business exhibitions and networking opportunities in the region.
Come and discuss work opportunities face-to-face.
The South West Construction Summit will bring together the regional construction industry.
London Showcase Meet the Buyer event, the highlight of the Constructionline event calendar