Bullying and Harassment

Bullying and Harassment

Is workplace bullying and harassment on the increase, or is it that confidence in raising issues, and the protection afforded under equalities laws, are more recognised? Our employment law department at THSP Risk Management are certainly seeing an increase in cases relating to this difficult topic. There is no clear definition of what constitutes bullying…

Vaccine Refusal

Vaccine Refusal

Is it necessary for workers to have a COVID vaccine to be able to work? Many of our clients, and ourselves, have come up with contractual expectations to only send ‘double jabbed’ workers to their client’s workspaces, regardless of where this is. Is this lawful? If yes, then it must meet some human rights and…

Working in Heat

Working in the Heat

The HSE has issued an e-Bulletin as temperatures are set to soar across Britain this week. At THSP Risk Management we work closely with our customers in the construction industry to ensure that their workers will be as safe as possible. Where possible work should be planned to reduce exposure to UV rays and bright sunlight, particularly…