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Workplace Law Network: new terms of business

Please note that new terms of business apply with effect from 8.00am on Thursday 4 October 2007. If you have any questions, please contact us on 0871 777 8881 or email membership@workplacelaw.net


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New guidance on working with contractors published

Misunderstandings over who is responsible for monitoring and protecting contractors and subcontractors – leading to the failure to carry out responsibilities – is often at the heart of high profile health and safety cases, such as the ...


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Workplace Law takes on a dragon!

After working hard to be the best dragon-boaters in Cambridge at the annual Dragon Boat Festival, the Workplace Law team (Workplace Law Dot Netters) improved greatly on last year’s performance – by coming 30th out of 33. Dragon boat ra...


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How green is your building?

Over recent years, energy efficiency has become a hot topic for businesses. There is a growing demand on employers to manage buildings more efficiently, thereby saving energy in the workplace. In 2006, new responsibilities were placed on buil...


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All in a day’s work? [Audio]

The Right to Request flexible working has enabled a greater number of employees to change their working patterns to help them fit their work schedule around personal commitments. Whilst some employers have not welcomed the changes to the law, citi...


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Facebook and the workplace [audio]

David Woollcott from Workplace Law spoke to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire today (22 August) to give an employers’ perspective on the use of social network site, Facebook, in the workplace. He talks about the legalities involved, includin...