Guidance: NICE and ACAS

timetable for change - person looking at large stack of papersWe have the following new Guidance

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE): on health and wellbeing, available here. The guidance makes recommendations on improving the health and wellbeing of employees, with a particular focus on the role of line managers.
  • ACAS: on handling staff pay (aimed at small employers), available here. The guidance covers how to pay new staff, different types of pay systems, wage slips, what to do during staff absences and wage deductions and overpayments.
  • ACAS: two brief guides on (1) the rights to time off for antenatal and adoption appointments (available here) and (2) surrogacy setting out the rights available to surrogate mothers and intended parents (available here).