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Travel and Quarantine (June 2021 update)

Following the suspension of all travel corridors with the UK back in January this year, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps addressed...

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The Kickstart Scheme – everything you need to know

The government’s £2 billion Kickstart Scheme has been in place since September 2020. The government’s aim is for the scheme...

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Returning to work challenges

Employees who can’t (or won’t) return to work: a troubleshooting guide: The COVID-19 pandemic has meant drastic changes for the...

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HR & Employment Law basics

Struggling to get your head around HR & Employment Law and how it relates to your business and your employees?...

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COVID-19 testing: Key HR considerations for employers

One of the most important facts about coronavirus that has emerged is that about one-third of infections are asymptomatic –...

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Travel and Quarantine Update

Travel-related quarantine periods and their implications for employers. Following the suspension of all travel corridors with the UK back in...

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Flexible working guide

During the pandemic, one of the biggest adjustments businesses have had to make is the move to more flexible working patterns in...

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Managing sickness and absence in the workplace

With COVID-19 infection rates still high, it’s no surprise that you may have already come across a rise in sickness...

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Hospitality sector: Managing the long-term key HR and Health & Safety effects of COVID-19

In February’s announcement, the Prime Minister unveiled his plans to ease out of lockdown through a four-step roadmap with pubs,...

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COVID-19 Workplace Testing Policy

The government has expanded the provision of free workplace testing to businesses of any size. This will help to identify...

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The Good Work Plan: employment rights at-a-glance

Understanding how to make the distinction between employee, worker, and the self-employed is essential for business owners. The changes that...

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How to hold a disciplinary

COVID-19 has brought a range of HR challenges for business owners. From changing government guidance, three national lockdowns and adapting...

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COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination Guide

An employer's guide to COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination.

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Free Covid 19 Essential HR and Health & Safety Checklist

Example Covid-19 Risk Assessment written by qualified professionals to help support your business.

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Water Industry Regulation Scheme – WIRS

Learn everything your need to know about the Water Industry Registration Scheme accreditation. Free info and advice is available. WIRS

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Employment Contracts

The aim of this guide is to explain what the legal requirements are for employment contracts. Free advice is available

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Termination of Employment – Short Service

Learn everything your need to know about the legality of short term dismissal. Free info and advice is available.

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What is a Zero Hours Contract?

Download a Zero-hour employment contract example from EL Direct. Free information and advice is available

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Job Support Scheme Agreement Template

Download Your Free Job Support Scheme Agreement Template What is the Job Support Scheme? The new Coronavirus Job Support Scheme...

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Guide to Disciplinary Procedures

A guide to disciplinary procedures against an employee in the workplace.

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Subcontractors

Learn everything your need to know about subcontractors before your take them on. Free info and advice is available

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National Minimum Wage

See what the common pitfalls are regarding National Minimum Wage so you can avoid them.

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Covid-19 Redundancy Starter Checklist for Employers

Your Free Covid-19 Redundancy Guide by EL Direct The COVID-19 crisis has left many UK employers forced to consider making...

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Flexible Furlough Agreement Template

Download Your Free Flexible Furlough Agreement Template to start, change or end an agreement with an employee to stop work...

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The Extended Furlough Scheme At-a-glance

EL Direct employment law experts have created an at-a-glance overview of what we know, so far. Download your guide for...

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What is the National Living Wage

Find out everything your need to know about the National Living Wage. Free help and advice is available

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Managing a TUPE transfer

Learn how to manage TUPE transfers and ensure compliance. Free info and advice is available

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My employee refuses to work their notice period

Employees often refuse to work their full notice period. We explain what to do to avoid this and provide example...

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Gas Industry Registration Scheme – GIRS

Learn everything your need to know about the Gas Industry Registration Scheme accreditation. Free info and advice is available. GIRS

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Employment Contracts Review and Drafting Service

First for Employment is a unique online system to managing your employees.

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National Electricity Registration Scheme – NERS

Learn everything your need to know about the National Electricity Registration Scheme. Free info and advice is available

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HR Health Check Questionnaire

Free HR Health Check Download from EL Direct Ltd

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Your Free Staff Holiday Calculator from EL Direct Ltd

Download your free Staff Holiday Calculator from EL Direct Ltd. A Sheffield based Employment Law & HR company.

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Modern-slavery-act

Learn about how the Modern Slavery Act can affect your business

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IR35 is coming

IR35 is coming

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Young People at Work

Pros and Cons of employing young workers.

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Apprentices

Apprentices

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