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Workplace Rights Receive Updates
Workplace Rights Receive Updates
In the final weeks of 2018, the government announced the biggest package of reforms in two decades, the ‘Good Work Plan’. Its intention is to ensure that the UK meets the challenges of the modern workplace while promoting quality work from employees. 

The legislation includes:

Closing a regulatory loophole that allowed agency workers to be employed on lesser rates than...

The Insurance Act 2015 - What Does It Mean?
The Insurance Act 2015 - What Does It Mean?
OVERVIEW
The matter has been in progress with the Law Commission since 2006, with the aim of reforming insurance contract law (which is fundamentally based on the 1906 Marine Insurance Act).

It brings clarity to old legislation, bringing it up-to-date and tidying areas of ambiguity.

The Insurance Act is effective from 12 August 2016 and will apply to all policies which either...