Daily Archives: January 8, 2012

News Work/life balance ranks higher than stress as the biggest health concern for employers

Work/life balance is the top health and wellbeing concern for employers – ahead of stress and mental health issues – according to a survey of medium and large employers by Group Risk Development (GRiD). After enduring a difficult year where … Continue reading

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EU pensions regime could cost UK employers £500 billion and decimate jobs market, experts claim

Employers would have to inject at least £300 billion into their final salary (defined benefit) pensions if a new EU law goes ahead, causing damage to the UK economy and jobs market. The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) warned … Continue reading

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UK employees’ two billion hours of unpaid overtime could create one million jobs, says TUC

The two billion hours of unpaid overtime worked last year would be enough to create over a million extra full-time jobs, according to the TUC. The total amount of unpaid overtime worked last year was 1,968 million hours – worth … Continue reading

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