Russell Corlett - Health and Safety Director
Recent Blog Posts By Russell Corlett - Health and Safety Director
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
Benefits of employing placement students
With more and more applications to universities every year, there is an excellent pool of talent available to employers. Many universities now put as ... Read More
Rules When Employing Students For Work Experience
Students carrying out work experience while they are in further education are exempt from the National Minimum Wage. There is no requirement to pay th... Read More
BusinessWise: Where do I find my downloadable documentation?
EmployWise – This section of BusinessWise is available to those Peninsula Business Services clients who take Employment Services as part of their agre... Read More