HR Solutions - Age Discrimination in the Workplace

In this HR article, accompanied by a free webinar recording, we discuss new guidance that has been published by Acas about age discrimination in the workplace. The new Acas guide, published in February 2019 offers employers essential advice on how to comply with the Equality Act, which protects employees against discrimination based on age.  We give employers an overview and summarise the key points.

Why you need to be aware of the Acas guidance on age discrimination

Acas (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service) are a leading UK authority on workplace practices. They produce advice and guidance on workplace relations and provide statutory Codes of Practice. Tribunals will typically expect employers to follow the advice Acas publish.

Age discrimination and liability

Age discrimination, or ageism, is against the law (except in limited circumstances) and employers have an obligation to ensure that their workplace environments are inclusive

 

*To continue reading, please click on the attachment below

 

  • Mariana Obetzanova

    Mariana Obetzanova

    Business Services Manager
    T 020 7331 2194
HR Article - Age Discrimination - techUK (pdf)

Share this

FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

As part of our #ConnectandProtect campaign month, Gareth Jones, VP of Intellectual Property at @benevolent_ai expla… https://t.co/KgToy71eOj
On Thursday 04 June, @BSG_Team launches its latest report "Moving to a fibre-enabled UK: International experiences… https://t.co/xJg61CEPIV
A better-connected system: Will apps change the way the #NHS operates? @CivicaUK's Steve Brain explores how the pan… https://t.co/Ofoc9cyBfK
At #COGX2020 #techUK will be chairing "The power of #supercomputing- How do we get the UK strategy right?" Hear fro… https://t.co/NUi7bsPxeG
Learn useful tips from @MicrosoftUK to help you stay motivated and avoid video conferencing fatigue whilst #WFH du… https://t.co/ic3YgCNhsX
If you operate in digital trade & tech exports, join us on 5 June to hear from UK Export Finance on their current b… https://t.co/n4SvBaZXzE
Our increasing reliance on digital platforms shows that, more than ever, it's time for an inclusive revolution.… https://t.co/uI3ZUkAspf
What's the business case for private network investment? Understand the trials and triumphs in deployments and the… https://t.co/6gxzdqnHfT
Did you know techUK were partnering with @cognition_x at #CogX2020 to run five panels as part of the Next Gen Infra… https://t.co/2KAv3asmMZ
techUK Cyber's Zero Trust Working Group launches tomorrow. If you'd like to be part of the discussion on all things… https://t.co/7p4kEGLZQC
Become a Member
×

Become a techUK Member

By becoming a techUK member we will help you grow through:

Click here to learn more...