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HR Legislation Changes from 1st October

Posted on 29th September 2014

HR Legislation Changes from 1st October

National Minimum Wage Increase

The National Minimum Wage is set to rise on the 1st October 2014 with more than 1 million people going to see their pay rise by as much as £355 a year.

Health & Safety Inspections on the Increase!

Posted on 15th September 2014

Health & Safety Inspections on the Increase!

Since the Health & Safety Executive introduced a fee for their investigations, the number of inspections has increased by 6%. If the HSE has a cause to investigate, they will levy at a fee of £124 per hour (£992 per day) for visits. These charges are on top of any other costs that may be incurred as a result of an incident.