September 2017

Employment Tribunal Claims May Rise After Ruling Employers of domestic and household staff need to be aware that disgruntled former employee's can now lodge claims in employment tribunals without paying fees. This follows after the Supreme Court ruled that the tribunal fees imposed in 2013 were illegal. Now,...

Domestic staff need to be aware when considering a job in the Gulf countries that maids there have been illegally bought and sold on the internet. The warning comes after a BBC investigation found that Facebook Groups are being used to to conduct the trade. This...

If the recommendations of an independent review of the treatment of black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) individuals in the criminal justice system become law, the criminal records of any criminal could be sealed from employers, including of course those of domestic and household staff. The...