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Half of workers expect their employer to make Covid vaccine mandatory

@BrightHR_ : HALF of Britain’s workers expect their bosses to demand a vaccine passport before they can return to their workplace.  The study of 5,000 British workers across various sectors by HR software provider and employment law advice firm, BrightHR, found only 17% have had a conversation about their companies’ policy on vaccines, but over a third said they expect it will be mandatory.

Lockdown roadmap - employment law reaction

Lockdown roadmap - employment law reaction – @alan__price @BrightHR_

Bright Network launches free tech academy

Bright Network launches free tech academy to upskill 100,000 UK students in response to digital skills and youth unemployment crisis London, 7th January: Over 100,000 of the UK’s students and recent graduates are set to receive critical digital skills training in the next five years as part of Bright Network’s new Technology Academy, launching today – with the aim of creating the largest free digital skills training programme for undergraduates and graduates in the UK.

Employment law expert reaction Wales moving to strict level 4 restrictions

This afternoon, Wale's First Minister Mark Drakeford announced that Wales will start moving into stricter level 4 restrictions - the equivalent of a lockdown - from 6pm on Christmas Day. Mr Drakeford announced that all non-essential retail and gyms would close at the end of trading on Christmas Eve with hospitality having to close from 6pm on Christmas Day. 

COVID winter plan - employment law reaction

Today’s announcement didn’t contain any significant surprises for employers. The government have remained resolute in their aim to end national restrictions for England on 2 December, and it has now been confirmed that this will take place. Nevertheless, the expected return to the previous Tier system does not mean that everything will go back to the way it was last month, with stricter restrictions now expected depending on Tier.

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