Add the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016 to your Drugs & Alcohol Policy (see full article for more details)
Read up on the Enterprise Act - We mentioned some of the implications of the Enterprise Act in our recent newsletter. Over the coming weeks we will send updates on the final debates in relation to apprenticeships and de-regulation. Changes beyond the HR remit may make things easier for small businesses and good sources to keep an eye on are www.gov.ukand www.legislation.gov.uk
Prepare for the Sun - We all know that the sun can have damaging health effects so if you haven’t yet: make sure your employees wear sun screen and hats when they work outdoors. Equally, sunlight in sensible doses is proven to have positive effects on body and mind, so why not encourage lunchtime al fresco for office workers and opening blinds throughout the day!