Monthly Archives: February 2018

Navigator 3C’s Workshop – Preparing for the GDPR

Preparing for the GDPR Dates Friday 16th March – Edinburgh Friday 23rd March – Glasgow Wednesday 28th March – Stirling Workshop & Action Plan Our compliance workshops will provide delegates with a clear detailed picture of the legislation and how it can be applied in a practical way. Delegates will […]

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Legal Issues – Employer’s knowledge of disability

Background In many cases of disability discrimination, the employer has a potential defence to the claim(s) if it can show that it didn’t know, and couldn’t reasonably have been expected to know, that the employee was disabled. This is not a universal defence, and in practice applies only to claims […]

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Health & Safety – Hotel fined following fall from height

In July 2015, Royal Air Force officer Sergeant Chris James had been at the White Lion hotel in Worcestershire attending a wedding reception. In the early hours of the morning he was found on the pavement outside the hotel following a 20ft fall from a window. Sergeant James was pronounced […]

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Ask the Expert – Sending employees home sick

Question: “We operate in a safety-critical manufacturing environment. Our employees are required to operate heavy machinery, and if they are unable to do so there is significant risk to the production process. An employee of ours was recently in an accident outside of work but is still coming to work. […]

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