Legal duties around managing employee health & well-being

Event Details

Course Code: S4134
Speaker: Emma Tegerdine
Specialisations: Employment, Management, Support Staff,
Venue: Liverpool Law Society, 2nd Floor Helix, Edmund Street, Liverpool, L3 9NY
Date: Friday, 22 June, 2018
Time: 13:00 - 15:00

Members Price: £65
Non Members Price: £95
Corporate Training Offer: Free
Training Season Ticket: Free

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Event Description

This course is aimed at employment law specialists at all levels, litigators and other practitioners whose practice includes employment law, and partners and office managers who want to know more about their obligations relating to the health and wellbeing of their staff.

Work-related stress is on the increase, and is now the most common form of work-related illness. This course will cover employers’ legal obligations around employee health and well-being, how to identify and manage work-related stress, the claims that can arise when situations are poorly managed and what employers can do to minimise the risks.

What this course will cover:

• Employers’ obligations under health and safety law, including common law duties

• The duty to carry out risk assessments under the Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999 • Whether work-related stress is a disability under the Equality Act 2010 and whether there may be a duty to make reasonable adjustments

• Claims relating to work-place bullying • Negligence claims based on excessive stress levels after Sutherland v Hatton • How to identify and alleviate work-related stress

• How to manage long-term sickness absence effectively and minimise the risk of claims Core competencies covered: A2, A4, A5, B3, B6, B7, C3

Emma Tegerdine completed a law degree at Liverpool University and is a practising employment lawyer in the East Midlands.  Emma has specialised in employment law since qualification, and was a Senior Law Lecturer on the LPC and GDL at Nottingham Law School for 9 years before returning to private practice in 2011. 

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