Unpaid Labour: The UK’s Hidden Pandemic

Covid working from home has caused an “epidemic of hidden overtime” that particularly affects women, leading to a need for new “right to disconnect” laws, according to a report from Autonomy thinktank. With large numbers of employees working from home on devices that have been issued by the organisation they work for, many staff are …

Coronavirus (Covid 19) : advice for employers and employees

coronavirus advice

As coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads more widely in the UK, employers should consider some simple steps to help protect the health and safety of staff.   It’s good practice for employers to:   keep everyone updated on actions being taken to reduce risks of exposure in the workplace make sure everyone’s contact numbers and emergency contact …