Harper Macleod Athlete Ambassador Samantha 'Sammi' Kinghorn got her IPC World Championships campaign in Doha off to a flying start this morning by winning her T53 200m semi-final in style.
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The law never stands still, and the way it applies to you and your organisation is constantly evolving. Our people are on top of these developments and can keep you up to date with some of the most interesting aspects of these changes. Check out our articles and updates for our perspective on issues that might affect you.
Health and Safety statistics show that 5000 accidents involving workplace transport occur annually with approximately 50 of those resulting in fatal injuries. Employers have a duty to ensure the health and safety of their employees. We recently successfully represented an employee who was awarded a five-figure sum following a workplace transport accident.
Senior Employment Tribunal judges south of the Border have given their recommendations of reform of the system - including fees. While the Scottish system is separate, their views on how fees have affected those using the system and access to justice make interesting reading.
Call have recently been made that as part of a radical reform of Britain’s tax system, Inheritance Tax (known as the death tax) should be scrapped.
t is vital for any lease to deal clearly with the tenant’s liability for repairs, both throughout the lease and on expiry. Even so, agreeing and enforcing dilapidations claims can often end up being a lengthy (and costly) exercise. Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, there are steps you can take to minimise the risk of unwelcome surprises at the end of lease - and ultimately a long litigation.