Second lockdown and the furlough scheme extension: everything you need to know
England is officially going under a second lockdown and the furlough scheme has been extended across the whole of the UK. Here’s what employers need to know now.
Thursday, Nov 05, 2020
New COVID-19 restrictions in the UK—explained
The government has announced lots of new restrictions across the UK to slow the spread of coronavirus—and it can feel hard to keep up. Let’s break down exactly what’s changed and where.
Friday, Oct 23, 2020
Last week’s government COVID-19 announcements and what they mean for you
Last week the government announced new COVID-19 rules. Let’s take a look at the three big changes that will impact employers.
Monday, Sep 28, 2020
Q&A: Many of my staff are parents. What happens if their child is told to self-isolate?
If your staff have school-aged children, this latest Q&A the Bright Way is a must-read…
Wednesday, Sep 16, 2020
HMRC clamps down on furlough fraud
HMRC is clamping down on furlough fraud, and thousands of employers will come under scrutiny—even if their incorrect claim was an accident. Here’s how to make sure you’re not one of them.
Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020
Help! My employee won’t come into work in local lockdown. What do I do?
Can you make staff go to work when they’re not allowed to socialise indoors with anyone from a different household? Let’s take a look at the rules…
Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020
COVID-19 Q&A: My employee’s booked a holiday to Spain, what can I do?
Read on to find out what our employment law expert advises…
Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020
COVID-19: 5 legal updates you need to know
Read our blog to get up-to-speed with the latest rules and regulations…
Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020
What to do if an employee refuses to return to work post-lockdown
We’ve got the answers to help you navigate this tricky situation…
Monday, Jun 15, 2020
Reopen your business safely with BrightSafe
Get expert help to meet the latest health & safety guidelines…
Thursday, Jun 11, 2020
New furlough measures announced—here’s what’s changing and when
BrightHR breaks down all the essential detail from the Chancellor’s announcement…
Thursday, Jun 04, 2020
Return to work: Why it’s important to stagger shift times
To get back to work as safely as possible, you might consider alternating start times for your staff. Here’s why.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
How BrightHR helps you get your business back to work
There’s a lot of preparation that needs to go into reopening your business. But don’t worry, we’re here to help…
Friday, May 15, 2020
Back to work factsheet for employers
Find out how to get your staff back to work safely after the coronavirus lockdown.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Coronavirus Q&A: Can my employees claim expenses while working from home?
In this latest edition of Q&A the Bright way, we clear up any confusion around homeworkers and expense claims.
Thursday, Apr 23, 2020
Brand-new BrightHR features to help you manage COVID-19 in your workplace
Discover Bright’s new features and how they can help support your business during this difficult time.
Thursday, Apr 16, 2020
5 ways to handle stress during the coronavirus pandemic
Boost your mental wellbeing with our top tips and share them with your staff too…
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020
Big news: BrightHR releases brand-new furlough navigator tool
We’ve got some good news for you…
Thursday, Apr 09, 2020
Coronavirus resource hub
Our complete hub to help you manage the COVID-19 pandemic in your workplace.
Monday, Apr 06, 2020
COVID-19 pandemic: Updates to holiday carryover rules
The UK government has announced new changes to holiday carryover rules in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on to find out more.
Monday, Mar 30, 2020
COVID-19: Supporting your staff’s wellbeing when they’re working from home
With social distancing and self-isolation being a daily reality for all of us, we look at ways of keeping your staff spirits up during the UK lockdown.
Friday, Mar 27, 2020
Coronavirus Q&A: Some of my staff can’t work because they need to look after their children. What should I do?
With schools closed across the UK and Ireland due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we explain how to handle parents taking time off work for dependants.
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2020
How BrightHR helps you manage COVID-19 in your workplace
Our software and services are here to support you. Read on to find out more.
Thursday, Mar 19, 2020
Blip geolocation release: To help you manage staff working from home
With more people needing to work remotely due to COVID-19, we’ve brought forward Blip’s new geolocation release to help you manage staff WFH.
Wednesday, Mar 18, 2020
Download your free coronavirus toolkit
BrightHR’s put together an essential toolkit for employers. Read on to get your free copy.
Monday, Mar 16, 2020
Coronavirus factsheet for employers
Read our coronavirus Q&A to find out how the outbreak could impact your workplace.
Tuesday, Mar 03, 2020
Coronavirus: How to help minimise the risks in your workplace
With confirmed cases of the Coronavirus in the UK, we explain ways to minimise the risks to your people and your business.
Thursday, Feb 13, 2020
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