Neglecting agency workers' duty of care could see recruiters feel the heat

Recruiters have been warned they risk grievance claims being brought against them if they don’t take their duty of care towards agency workers seriously.

As temperatures continue to soar across the country, recruiters were told to look after their workers on outside assignments.

Advice released by workplace expert Acas today called on employers to provide staff with suitable drinking water in the workplace. Workers should drink plenty of water throughout the day to prevent dehydration and not wait until they are...

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Settled status: recruiters warned of grey area between helping and advising

As the Prime Minister waives the fee for EU nationals wishing to stay in the UK post-Brexit, recruiters have been warned to avoid providing immigration advice on Brexit to workers on their books or risk being fined or even jailed.

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Civil service creates hundreds of jobs with new centre in Stoke on Trent

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Court confirms Uber drivers are workers

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Legislation 20 December 2018

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Lighter Side 18 December 2018
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