Spanish Quarantine: Are employees entitled to sick pay?

Spanish Quarantine: Are employees entitled to sick pay? Following concerns about a second Covid-19 peak, the FCO have now imposed a 14-day quarantine period for all individuals returning from Spain.

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Claiming notice pay under the Job Retention Scheme

Claiming notice pay under the Job Retention Scheme As you know and further to our recent updates, on 1st July 2020, the Government issued the Third Treasury Direction which sets

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Recruitment during a crisis

Recruitment during a crisis The UK’s employment rate was at a record high the month before the coronavirus outbreak started to take hold. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) estimated

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Post-Brexit Immigration Plan set to change the way Employers Recruit

Post-Brexit Immigration Plan set to change the way Employers Recruit On 13th July 2020, the government published further detail on the UK’s points-based immigration system. Taking effect from 1 January

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Howarths grows FA client roster with Liverpool County FA contract

Howarths grows FA client roster with Liverpool County FA contract We’re pleased to be further developing our footprint in the professional sports arena having recently welcomed Liverpool County Football Association

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Here’s Why You Need To Make Your Disciplinary Process Impartial (And How To Do It)

Here’s Why You Need To Make Your Disciplinary Process Impartial (And How To Do It) When it comes to handling disciplinaries, grievances and capability procedures with staff, most small businesses

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Updated Flexible Furlough Agreement: Live on Client Portal

Updated Flexible Furlough Agreement: Live on Client Portal Following last weeks’ release of the latest Treasury Direction regarding the flexible furlough scheme, we can confirm that an updated Flexible Furlough

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HSE Air Con Safety Alert: Is it safe to use Air Con when returning to the workplace?

Is it safe to use Air Con when returning to the workplace? The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have published further information relating to the use of air conditioning and

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Managing Flexible Working Requests Post-Furlough and The Latest on Flexible Furlough Q&A

Managing Flexible Working Requests Post-Furlough and The Latest on Flexible Furlough Q&A All information correct as at 2.30pm, Monday 22nd June 2020 Can I bring staff back sporadically under the

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Flexible Furlough: Template Employer’s Written Agreement now available

Flexible Furlough: Template Employer’s Written Agreement now available From 1 July 2020 the CJRS will be updated to include a “Flexible Furlough” option. This option will allow employers to bring

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