Managers are Failing to Protect Trans Employees (UK)

Employment
31/08/2017 Lack of awareness by employers of the challenges faced by trans employees can leave them feeling isolated at work, reveals a new Acas study that found even though trans people are better supported in UK workplaces than they were
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Strategy for Reducing Pay Gaps (E, S, W)

Employment
22/08/2017 Flexible working should be advertised as available in all jobs, urges one of  six key recommendations in a comprehensive new strategy from the Equality and Human Rights Commission for tackling gender, ethnicity and disability pay gaps. ‘Fair opportunities for
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Employers ‘Named and Shamed’ for Underpaying Workers (UK)

Employment
18/08/2017 With an £800,000 fine, the retailer, Argos, paid a lion’s share of the record £1.9m penalties imposed on 233 employers in the latest iteration of the government scheme to ‘name and shame’ businesses that pay their workers less than
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SAFERjobs Promotes Action Against Recruitment Fraud (UK)

Employment
31/07/2017 With research showing 1 in 10 jobseekers has been the victim of a job scam, the Dept for Work & Pensions has called on recruitment agencies and employment websites to help promote awareness among jobseekers by entering into a
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Rogue Employers Face Jail, Warns the ‘Enforcer’ (UK)

Business
28/07/2017 A promise to make best use of the 2-year prison sentence introduced with a package of enforcement measures last November for serious or repeat offences, was made by the Director of Labour Market Enforcement, Sir David Metcalf, at the
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