Acas release new Equality guides
 
Acas has released a set of three guides on equality and discrimination. These guides focus on the basics, prevention and dealing with discrimination if it happens and can be found HEREHERE and HERE respectively. 
 
FCA updates its future Handbook
 
The FCA has updated it future Handbook forms as part of the new senior managers regime. The new forms are due to take effect on 7 March 2016 and can be located HERE.
 
Acas publish statistics on the first year of early conciliation
 
Acas has published statistics which show that it has dealt with over 83,000 notifications with three out of four employees and employers agreeing to participate in early conciliation. For more information, find the press release HERE.
 
Acas launch a new guide for small firms
 
Acas has published a new step-by-step guide for small firms on how to handle pay and wages. This can be located HERE.
 
NICE guidance on health and wellbeing released
 
NICE has published a workplace policy and management practice guide on how to improve the health and wellbeing of employees. This can be found HERE.
 
Acas release guide explaining rights to leave
 
Acas has published new guides to help explain the rights to leave for antenatal/adoption appointments and rights in relation to surrogacy for intending parents. These can be found HERE and HERE