How to deal with mental health discrimination at work
There are legal protections in place to support those with a mental health condition. Here’s what you need to know if you are being treated unfairly at work because of your mental health.
Don’t get a red card while watching the World Cup at work
If you are planning on watching World Cup matches at work there are a number of important things to consider.
New school year brings new clashes over school uniforms
Strict school uniform rules have angered parents who believe their children should be allowed some flexibility when it comes to uniforms. But where does the law stand and what can parents do if they disagree with school rules?
Road traffic accidents , General advice
What the law has to say about e-scooters, e-skateboards and bike hire schemes
Few of us could fail to notice the rise in the number of e-scooters and hire bikes on our roads .But what do owners and riders need to know?
Why won’t my employer give me a day off to grieve for my dog?
When a student from Glasgow took a day off work to mourn the death of her 14-year-old dog, she lost her job.
Can your boss force you to work the August Bank Holiday?
Can you refuse to work on a bank holiday? DAS Law’s Hannah Parsons outlines your rights.
Understanding the law on facial recognition software
Where does the law stand on the use of facial recognition software? Hannah Parsons, Principal Associate Solicitor, DAS Law, tells you what you need to know.
Employment disputes , Goods and services disputes , Professional services disputes
Is the customer always right when it comes to alcohol and pregnancy?
A recent Reddit post sparked debate on personal accountability and the rights of serving staff when it comes to alcohol. Larna Mason explains what the law says.
What employers should do during a heatwave
What are an employer's obligations to employees when the weather gets too hot? Hannah Parsons gives the lowdown.
How your dog could get you in trouble with the law
With ‘dangerous dogs’ back in the news, DAS Law’s Sarah Garner tells you what you need to know about a pet owner’s rights and responsibilities.
Accidents at work , Protecting your business
How to keep your workers safe during Farm Safety Week
Hannah Parsons, Principal Associate Solicitor at DAS Law, looks at what farmers are legally required to do to keep both themselves and their workers safe.
Employment disputes , Protecting your business
How working time regulations can limit your employees’ hours
A study by French researchers has highlighted some of the health risks faced by those working long hours. Sarah Garner, Solicitor at DAS Law, looks at the specific rules and regulations regarding the working day.
Protecting your business , Goods and services disputes
What new food allergy rules mean for consumers and businesses
New laws are to be introduced to help the two million people in the UK who have a food allergy. Jordan Brown explains what the new legislation will mean.