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The ‘Living with COVID Plan’ is here: What does it mean?

Big changes were announced this week about the ending of COVID laws. But how will it affect your business?

Tuesday, Feb 22, 2022


COVID passports for leisure, travel and… business?

The UK government is planning to introduce an NHS COVID Pass for entertainment and travel from September. But what does that mean for your business?

Monday, Aug 16, 2021


COVID-19 vaccine: Your most frequently asked questions—answered

Read our blog to find out the answers to popular vaccine queries as you manage the roll-out in your business.

Tuesday, Jul 20, 2021


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…

Friday, Apr 30, 2021


COVID-19 rapid testing in the workplace: everything employers need to know

If you’re testing your people in the workplace, you need to register your business before 12th April and follow the right legal processes. Here’s how…

Monday, Mar 15, 2021


Furlough scheme extension: How to get claims right

The Job Retention Scheme has been extended until the end of September 2021, and if you’re keeping staff on furlough, you need to follow the right legal processes. Here’s how…

Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021


BrightHR data shows a rise in 2021 holiday requests after COVID-19 vaccine news

Prepare for a holiday-booking rush in your business with our new data insights…

Tuesday, Dec 08, 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.

Sunday, Sep 20, 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


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.

Monday, May 11, 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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