The P&O mass redundancies continue to reverberate. The government has now announced that it will be introducing a new Statutory Code of Practice on the use of fire and rehire practices to change employment terms and conditions.
Significant restrictions have been imposed on our everyday lives for nearly two years, for very good reason, as we tried to minimise the risks posed to life and health by the COVID-19 pandemic.
‘Freedom day’ is here - 19 July marks the lifting of many restrictions, in England, at least.
In a significant “U-turn” the government has announced that the regulations which brought in a £95,000 cap on public sector exit pay have been revoked.