Are you compliant with the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations?

Post-Brexit, the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations replaces the European Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC). To explain further, Lucinda Thorpe, Business Development Executive at Newgate shares her advice to its practicalities. The regulations apply... Read more »

Corps Security provides female staff with free personal security protection

Corps Security is giving all its female employees free personal security protection to keep them safe following the tragic death of Sarah Everard and a rise in concern around women’s safety. More... Read more »

Supported Self-Representation by Monaco Solicitors

How do you negotiate a fair ‘settlement agreement’ exit package deal when leaving your job after being badly treated at work? Without our Supported Self Representation service you can represent yourself. At... Read more »

Coronavirus time off from work: your right to get paid

The impact of Coronavirus (Covid 19) on employees at work This blog is based on a selection of questions that we have recently received from employees about absence from work and pay/sick... Read more »

10 Tips for returning from maternity leave

You are a highly respected professional – you are trusted by the directors; you have recruited a fantastic team; you achieved all your KPIs for the last 5 years and you were on... Read more »

Can post-termination covenants in your employment contract restrict your settlement?

Do you know what’s in your job contract? In the excitement of starting a new job, you might be forgiven for not minutely examining the small print in your employment contract.  However,... Read more »

Brexit Employment Rights Issues

How will your rights at work be affected? It’ll soon be four years since the UK voted to leave the EU.  So what more do we know about how Brexit will affect... Read more »

How to survive stress and anxiety at work

Feeling like enough is enough? Senior Associate Solicitor at Monaco Solicitors, Lorna Valcin, shares her advice of dealing with stress and anxiety at work. Stress and anxiety are two terms I am hearing... Read more »

Grievances in the workplace: when and how to raise one

Introduction If you have a problem or complaint at work you might want to take this up formally with your employer. This is called raising a grievance. Raising a grievance is a... Read more »

Performance improvement procedures and plans (PIPs) at work

This article explains what performance improvement procedures (PIPs) and performance improvement plans are and outlines your rights when you’re participating in a PIP.  We also look at what to do if you’re... Read more »