Welcome to Briefings. Here you can find briefings written by Workplace Law consultants and industry experts pertaining to the area of human resources.
Briefings provide in-depth research into specific subjects and major topics such as absence management, Employment Tribunals and TUPE to help you gain a better understanding of the main issues.
You can search through the Briefings by title, date or key word by using the simple A-Z finder below. Each Briefing is fully downloadable as a PDF file.
We are continually updating this section to cover all major topics of most use to you in your workplace; however, if there is anything not currently covered then please get in touch with your suggestions.
Workplace Law magazine published a survey of staff recruitment agencies in 2010, which revealed a worrying lack of compliance, understanding of legal requirements and adequate screening of agency s...Read more
The Private Finance Initiative (PFI) has always been subject to criticism, but is now something of a pariah. Once New Labour’s preferred procurement technique for capital infrastructure, PFI ...Read more
The make-up of today’s modern workforce is undergoing significant change as organisations face the challenge of accommodating the different needs and aspirations of four different generations...Read more
A recent report by DLA Piper, Protecting confidential information: Trends and tactics for today’s employer revealed that 60% of employers either allow or require employees to use their person...Read more
|5.||Dress codes - Employment issues||Guide|
|6.||Interviews under caution||Guide|
|9.||Disciplinary and grievance procedures||Guide|
|1.||Retire? Never!||Blog post|
|2.||Employers unaware of new drug driving legislation||Blog post|
|3.||Cross discipline collaboration is essential for the future of the workplace says CIPD Chief Executive Peter Cheese||Blog post|
|4.||Employers urged to include e-cigarettes in smoking policy||Blog post|
|5.||Research reveals vital role of mediation in resolving employment disputes||Blog post|
|6.||BIFM and CIPD launch The Workplace Conversation||Blog post|
|7.||What are the best ways employers can reduce sedentary office working?||Blog post|
|8.||European countries top league for world talent||Blog post|
|9.||Do you know the employment rights of employees working abroad?||Blog post|
|10.||Employee motivation ‘key to productivity’||Blog post|