The Court of Appeal has ruled that employers cannot ‘simply rubber stamp’ an opinion provided by occupational health advisers regarding an employee’s disability.
Healthcare | 11 Dec 2013
Pay for professionals starting out their career in the UK is among the worst in Western Europe, with just Portugal ranking lower, research reveals.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Lloyds Banking Group a record £28m "for serious failings" relating to its sales incentives.
So we have reached the one year anniversary of auto-enrolment (AE) with figures from the Pensions Regulator showing 1.6m people have been auto-enrolled into a qualifying workplace pension scheme.
Two key tribunal decisions have put the onus on employers to take responsibility for their absent staff. Owain Thomas examines the impacts.
When it comes to employee health and wellbeing, Tesco is aiming for a "world-class" approach. Owain Thomas looks at the supermarket chain's journey so far.
Voluntary Benefits: What employees want
Team screen: The role of health screening services
Dental and eyecare plans
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Aviva has successfully supported employers through staging and implementation of auto-enrolment. Thankfully, none have needed the thornbush, and none have come close to the cliffs, but all have struggled at times with the enforced downhill speed toward their staging date. So what have we learned so far?