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PSNI Holiday Pay Claim

PSNI Holiday Pay Claim

  Northern Ireland Tribunal Decision on calculating Holiday Pay:  Costs and further complications for Employers The Belfast Employment Tribunal recently found the PSNI & the Police Authority for NI liable for not including overtime payments and certain allowances in the calculation of the holiday pay of police officers and civilian staff (Alexander Agnew and others

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Data Protection and Vicarious Liability

Data Protection and Vicarious Liability

To what extent is an employer liable for the theft of personal data? Employees are trusted with a wide range of personal information, both sensitive and confidential, and have access to systems holding salary information, bank account details and other payroll information.  Employers have a reasonable expectation that employees will only use this information in

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Minimising the risk of, and optimizing your defence to, Employment Tribunal Claims

Minimising the risk of, and optimizing your defence to, Employment Tribunal Claims

How to help your Organisation minimise the risk of Tribunal claims and also give itself the best chance to successfully defend them.

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Gender Identity in the Workplace – is your workplace inclusive of non-binary individuals?

Gender Identity in the Workplace – is your workplace inclusive of non-binary individuals?

  This month the government launched the Gender Recognition Act consultation on how to make it less intrusive and bureaucratic for transgender people to change their legal gender on birth certificates. The Gender Recognition Act 2004 applies across the UK and sets out a process for obtaining a gender recognition certificate that enables transsexual people

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WORKSHOP ON GDPR AND THE IMPACT ON HR PROCESS AND EMPLOYEE RECORDS

WORKSHOP ON GDPR AND THE IMPACT ON HR PROCESS AND EMPLOYEE RECORDS

The GDPR countdown is underway and there is much work to be done by HR before the deadline. To help HR plan and prepare for the introduction of the GDPR, EEF NI will be delivering another one day seminar on Thursday, 3 May 2018.

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EEF NI ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018

EEF NI ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018

EEF NI ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018 The date of our Annual Conference is Wednesday 13 June 2018. The venue is Titanic Belfast.

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GDPR and the Impact on HR Process and Employee Records

GDPR and the Impact on HR Process and Employee Records

WORKSHOP ON GDPR AND THE IMPACT ON HR PROCESS AND EMPLOYEE RECORDS DATE: THURSDAY, 15 MARCH 2018; 10.00AM – 4.00PM VENUE: EEF NI TRAINING SUITE, 7 PILOT’S VIEW, HERON ROAD, BELFAST, BT3 9LE

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Free Seminar: Controlling Exposure to Prevent Occupational Lung Disease

Free Seminar: Controlling Exposure to Prevent Occupational Lung Disease

Northern Ireland Health and Safety Group Free seminar: Controlling exposures to prevent occupational lung disease Monday 21st August – Antrim Tuesday 22nd August – Craigavon   Members may already be aware of the excellent work of the Northern Ireland Safety Group (NISG), which for 60 years has been promoting Safety in the Workplace. The NISG

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Northern Ireland: Promoting Good Race Relations in the Workplace Following Brexit

Northern Ireland: Promoting Good Race Relations in the Workplace Following Brexit

The Issues Brexit was undoubtedly a political vote about migration and started a trend of thinking in terms of  “us” and “them.” Political rhetoric from politicians such as President Trump who wants to build a wall to keep the Mexicans out has increased this type of “us” and “them” thinking.  Tragic terrorist acts and threats

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Update on Brexit Activity

Update on Brexit Activity

Update on Brexit activity. The Association is continuing to work closely with Fergus McReynolds, Director of EU Affairs for EEF GB and EEF NI, as the UK prepares to exit the European Union.

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