June 2019

In a major development in the on-going issue of non-disclosure agreements, a committee of MPs is now calling for specific  changes to clauses which, when wrongly used, handcuff employees in taking their case to a tribunal. In some cases say the Women and Equalities Committee, “gagging...

There has been considerable publicity recently about the stress of  work on women and how many more are engaging household domestic staff like yourself as an answer. But what about the stress of that responsibility on yourself? After all, you are often shouldering the workload of...

Under UK law, employees do not have the legal right to attend medical appointments in work time, so what happens when you need to attend? For doctors’ appointments, hospital appointments and dental    appointments your employer is entitled to take the time out of your holiday allowance. There...