Author: tga-nigel

We all know that health care in the UK is rarely free and is often taken for granted. What many do not realise until later in life, is that if you are in need of social care because you are elderly, physically or mentally frail, more...

A court case in the news has highlighted yet again, how careful Housekeepers must be when accepting positions abroad. In the most recent, a court was told the horrifying story of a housekeeper from the Philippines who was starved by her Singaporean employers and lost...

It is a simple request 'Will you change that light bulb for me?' 'Would you get a box down from the loft? So your employee agrees, falls of the stool or ladder and is injured. Did you as the employer carry out a risk assessment?...

It may be that one of your domestic/household staff is either a new or expectant mum, OR, that you yourself are in this situation and are working. Either way, watch this space as we will keep you informed of any extra legal protection, options for...