41% Of Women ‘Believe Gender Will Hold Them Back’

41% Of Women ‘Believe Gender Will Hold Them Back’

Learning how to avoid and deal with sex discrimination in the workplace should perhaps be a priority for businesses moving forward, given new research from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) revealing that 41 per cent of young women in the UK think their gender will hinder their career aspirations. The study also found that young men look at life a little differently, with […]

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#OSHtober Campaign Launched To Boost Workplace Safety

#OSHtober Campaign Launched To Boost Workplace Safety

A new campaign has been launched by safety charity RoSPA in a bid to raise awareness about falls from height, which affect thousands of employers and their members of staff each and every year. In 2013/2014, such falls were in fact the most common cause of fatalities in the workplace, causing 39 deaths, 3,317 major injuries and 3,165 injuries where the victim wasn’t able to work for […]

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TUC: Govt Needs To Protect Workers’ Rights After Brexit

TUC: Govt Needs To Protect Workers’ Rights After Brexit

Now that companies will not have to oblige by European Union (EU) regulations with regards to employment rights, the government needs to make sure workers remain protected after Brexit. This is the opinion of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), which encourages employers to learn how to become a better listener to ensure their staff do not have grievances or feel as though there is no […]

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