In our Monthly HR blog Newsletter for stories from September 2023 we have:
- New Employment Law Update – 2023 /24
- FCA proposes new diversity and misconduct rules
- Therapy sessions start for new long-term sick
- REC survey: UK businesses remain positive about hiring & investment
Health & Safety:
- Managing the risk of working from height
- Take action now and make a positive impact
These are just a few of our blogs written for September 2023 and more can be seen by visiting our website.
New employment laws: update – 2023 /24 | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
A Consensus HR, we always ensure our clients are kept up to date on new and changes to current Employment Law as they happen and 2023 so far has been a busy year for employment law, with a number of new laws gaining Royal Assent. Many of these will not come into force until 2024 or beyond, however, giving employers plenty of time to become familiar with the new requirements and plan how they will be introduced and implemented into their organisation.
FCA proposes new diversity and misconduct rules | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential Regulation Authority have set out proposals to boost diversity and inclusion across the financial services industry. The rules would require large banks and insurers to report diversity and inclusion data to regulators and set new targets to address under-representation. In a consultation paper, the bodies say firms would have to develop a diversity and inclusion strategy setting out how they will meet their objectives and goals.
Therapy sessions start for long-term sick | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
Therapists employed by the state will this week begin consultations with the long-term sick after ministers expressed frustration that the NHS is not doing enough to get people back work.
REC survey: UK businesses remain positive about hiring & investment | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
Businesses plan to continue hiring workers and investing, with a poll from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) showing confidence in both areas remained positive in the three months to August.
Managing the risk of working from height | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
The latest Health & Safety Executive (HSE) bulletin talks about working at heights and how this is the most common kind of workplace fatality. This article provides a fantastic step by step guide for businesses.
Considering the risks associated with work at height and putting in place sensible and proportionate measures to manage them, is an important part of working safely.
Take action now and make a positive impact | Consensus HR – Herts, Beds
Everyone needs support at work: take action now and make a positive impact.
This is yet another great article from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) with some very useful development tools and information for your business and team and is one of the many subjects we help companies with when it comes to their teams and businesses and the world of HR and Health & Safety.
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