Employment law and relations for 2016

Two expert bodies on employment matters have published their updates on workplace trends and employment law developments for 2016. Plus a voluntary sector piece on the Apprenticeship Levy.

Personnel professionals body CIPD has updated its factsheet on employment law developments in 2015 and 2016 (registration required to access). Many of the announcements made since the Conservative Government was elected in May 2015 will start to come into force in this year.

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Basics in preventing disability discrimination at work

Workplace relations experts Acas has produced a new guide to help prevent disability discrimination at work.

The guide, ‘Disability discrimination: key points for the workplace’, aims to help employers understand the basics around equality and disability discrimination and how to manage related issues.
 
Acas’ Head of Equality points out that

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