Recent Blog Posts By Peninsula Blog
Ask The HR Expert: A field consultant of mine was caught speeding and has now accumulated maximum points thus cannot drive anymore, what action can I take against him?
No longer holding the necessary qualifications to undertake a job, where possession of those qualifications is a legal requirement, is a potentially f... Read More
Holiday entitlement and the Agency Workers Regulations
Because of the recruitment agency’s responsibility to pay the agency worker, and the fact that agency workers usually request their holiday from the a... Read More
Agency workers and appraisal schemes
Where a directly recruited employee of a hirer organisation has the opportunity to receive a bonus based on their successful personal performance, an ... Read More
HR Rules To Ensure A Trouble Free Christmas Party
At this time of year businesses look at having an office party but there are always concerns about just what will happen at these parties and to what ... Read More
What Is Salary Sacrifice?
A salary sacrifice happens when an employee gives up the right to receive part of cash pay due under his or her contract or employment. Usually ... Read More
Asbestos In The Workplace
Every year the last week of October is designated as the European Week of Health and Safety. This year the week, which runs from 24 October through to... Read More
Employee's Requesting Extended Holiday Leave
Question:I have an employee who works well and has always been valued by the business. They have recently requested to take 3 months off in order to g... Read More
First Aid Boxes
The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require employers to “provide such equipment and facilities as are adequate and appropriate in the ... Read More
BusinessWise: Are you registered?
BusinessWise contains essential tools which can provide assistance with the management of day to day Personnel and Health & Safety issues. If you ... Read More
Ask the Taxwise expert
Q - We are a recruitment business and have just bought a second hand car from a VAT registered dealer but there is no VAT on the sales invoice. Can VA... Read More
Stop Press: Bribery Act 2010
When the implementation of the Bribery Act was postponed earlier this year, it was because Government guidance on the Act which would aid employer com... Read More