Tag Archives: Health and Work Service

employee health and wellbeing, protection

Your guide to employers liability insurance: who, what, when, where and why.

Who is employers’ liability insurance for and do I need to get it? It is there to protect you and the business and the short answer is yes you do…

Medical Interventions Tax Exemption update

Despite not being mentioned in the Chancellor’s autumn statement last week, it appears that progress behind the scenes continues on the new tax exemption for medical interventions The Income Tax…

The Chancellor’s autumn statement: What to expect for Employee Benefits?

George Osborne will take to his hind legs later this week to deliver his autumn budget statement. But will there be any significant announcements regarding employee benefits included in the…

The Income Tax regulations in focus

There is no doubt that sickness absence is a real concern for the UK’s economy, especially when you consider the facts: 1 million workers are off sick for over a…

HWS: Another false start?

I have just seen this item from Workplace Savings and Benefits magazine last week: HWS Delay Which suggests that the Health and Work Service trials are being pushed back –…

The erosion of a good idea…

Last week HM Revenue and Customs produced a consultation document on the long-awaited new tax-break for medical interventions.  Those with a good memory will recall that this new tax incentive is…

What news from the front?

July was a busy month on the frontline of employee benefits – with much movement from the legislators on subjects as diverse as the Health and Work Service, Freedom of Pensions,…

HWS – more news and that consent issue (again)…

Following hot on the heels of the Health and Work Service (HWS) news from last Friday afternoon, and my post of the same day, is this article from Workplace Savings and…

Hmmm…GPs could be incentivised for HWS referrals

Just back from my seminar travels, and one of the first items to grab my attention is this rather interesting article from Workplace Savings and Benefits Magazine: GP’s incentivised for HWS…

retirement support

The first Jelf Employment Seminar in Hull…

With a continual and increasing level of change to UK employment requirements, it is a great time to bring the fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminars to Hull.  This event will…