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Richard Handley Inquest
Richard Handley Inquest

Many of us who have been following the unfolding Inquest, are not surprised that the Coroner found gross and significant failures on the part of those caring for him.

New Year resolutions: How should HR prepare for the year ahead?
New Year resolutions: How should HR prepare for the year ahead?

People have been pledging New Year resolutions for thousands of years, with Britons top three resolutions apparently repeatedly being: lose weight, exercise more, and save more money. As we enter 2018 however, what should the HR professional be planning for in the year ahead?

CQC prosecution
CQC prosecution

The CQC’s prosecution earlier this month of an Essex Care home comes as a salient reminder of the need for providers to act promptly.

Live-in Care and the National Minimum Wage compliance
Live-in Care and the National Minimum Wage compliance

While it is always possible that case-law may change in the future, as far as we are aware, there is no significant risk at the moment in using the daily average agreements for live-in care.