PBS HR Newsletter – June 2018

PBS HR Newsletter – June 2018 Teacher dismissed for showing horror film awarded for disability discrimination A teacher dismissed for showing an 18+ horror film to a class of 15-year-olds has been awarded £646,000 for disability discrimination by the Court of...

PBS HR Newsletter – May 2018

PBS HR Newsletter – May 2018 CIPD Launches Job Quality Measures The CIPD has launched what it says is the first comprehensive measure of job quality in the UK.  Its new annual UK Working Lives survey looks at seven dimensions of job quality, measuring how...

PBS HR Newsletter – April 2018

PBS HR Newsletter – April 2018 Warning to employers over unpaid overtime A recent study commissioned by Totally Money found that UK employees work an average of over 10 hours overtime per week. However, around 6 in 10 of these workers will not be paid for working...

PBS HR Newsletter – March 2018

Are employers being duped by job applicants? Employers are being urged to do more to scrutinise candidate CVs and qualifications, in particular, following an investigation into a multi-million pound ‘diploma mill’ which may have duped British businesses...

PBS HR Newsletter – February 2018

Employers must act on sexual harassment  In a post-Weinstein era, the Equality and Human Rights Commission has begun to clamp down on sexual harassment at work.  It has written to the Chairs of the FTSE 100 companies and other leading employers demanding evidence that...