Parental Bereavement Leave

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Under the Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Act 2018, from the  6th April 2020, parents who suffer a still birth from 24 weeks of pregnancy, or the loss of a child under the age of 18, will be entitled to 2 weeks Parental Bereavement Leave. With effect from 1.4.2023 Argyll and Bute Council has extended […]

Reducing Stress in the Workplace

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) defines stress as “the adverse reaction people have to excessive pressures or other types of demand placed on them”. Stress can mean different things to different people, but most people will identify with the feeling of being unable to cope if the “excessive pressures” have become too much.  We can all […]