What does Omicron mean for office-based employers?

Omicron is a new COVID-19 variant, which was designated as a “variant of concern” by the World Health Organisation on 26 November 2021. Omicron has several novel mutations which may affect the way it behaves.

New report on sexual harassment in the workplace

New report on sexual harassment in the workplace

A new report on sexual harassment in the workplace has shown the continued prevalence of such behaviour, even when employees work from home. In this briefing we highlight the key findings of the report and outline the recommended steps for employers.

World Mental Health Day: why it should be high on the workplace agenda

World Mental Health Day: why it should be high on the workplace agenda

Today, 10 October 2021, is World Mental Health Day. In this article, Hannah Lynn explores what employees can do if their mental health is suffering, the right to reasonable adjustments and what employers can do to offer support and help remove the stigma surrounding mental health.