Recruitment and selection
The initial step in any recruitment exercise should be to clarify the role and requirements within a job description, including the necessary skills, expertise and qualifications.
The job description will become an important contractual document ... Continue reading
Fire safety legislation
Fire safety legislation obviously differs from country to country; however, the principles are always the same – to reduce the risk to life and property from the threat of fire.
In the UK, the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRO... Continue reading
Children and young people
The employment of children is generally subject to limitations regarding the number of hours that they can work. Children also have a number of special rights and protections in the workplace, justified on health and safety grounds. It is importan... Continue reading