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Anne has completed a PhD considering parental rights in the workplace (UK). This has given Anne some fascinating insights into the law, practices and procedures which employers might not be immediately aware of.
Submitted: 20 June 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the significance for employers over the latest tribunal decision concerning enhanced maternity pay.
Submitted: 31 January 2017
Dr Anne Sammon outlines the changes that we can expect in 2017.
Submitted: 29 March 2016
Dr Anne Sammon considers the likely impact on family-friendly policies with the Government’s anticipated plans for mandatory gender pay gap reporting.
Submitted: 22 March 2016
Dr Anne Sammon considers the important issues employers should be aware of when dealing with the provision of childcare vouchers during maternity leave.
Submitted: 16 November 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the important issues employers should be aware of when dealing with requests for breastfeeding in the workplace.
Submitted: 05 October 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the likely impact for employers on the government’s plans for extending SPL to grandparents.
Submitted: 17 August 2015
Anne Sammon considers the important points for employers to note when dealing with requests for time off for antenatal care.
Submitted: 06 July 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the level of contact you should have with an employee on maternity, paternity or shared parental leave.
Submitted: 12 May 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers the exposure an employer may have if an employee returns to a role that is significantly different.
Submitted: 24 March 2015
Dr Anne Sammon considers internal policies around shared parental leave.
A practical guide to the shared parental leave regime.
16 Mar 2018
Closet tracking is generating increasing publicity largely driven by a claims industry looking for opportunities as the PPI revenue stream dwindles.
14 Mar 2018
Following the Grenfell tragedy, the government established a Building Safety Programme with the aim of ensuring residents of high-rise residential properties are safe, now and in the future, from the risk of fire.
13 Mar 2018
Read our latest insurance blog post: The PRA’s policy statement PS1/18 confirms that by 09 April 2018 insurers will be required to have a diversity policy for their boards, following its June 2017 consultation (CP8/17).
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