SSP Rebate Scheme (SSPRS) makes a return

The SSP Rebate Scheme, which reimbursed employers for the sick pay paid to employees due to Covid-19, has been reinstated. The Scheme was created in April 2020 to assist employers with the rising cost of sick pay as employees took time off work because they had Covid,...

Fire and Rehire What does it mean?

According to some, the practice of fire and rehire has become more widespread during the coronavirus pandemic. Research by the TUC, states since the first lockdown in March 2020 one in 10 workers have been told to reapply for their current job but on worse terms. The...