Tags: Compliance

Food manufacturer and director sentenced after worker crushed by forklift

A multi million pound turnover food manufacturer and one of its directors have been fined after a worker was crushed by a forklift truck at its Warwickshire factory. Leamington Crown Court heard that agency worker Jamie Barsby was lucky to be alive after the incident at The Sandwich Factory Holdings Ltd on the Carlyon Road…

Companies fined for failing to deliver workplace pensions on time

With fines looking set to surge for non-compliance with pensions auto-enrolment, businesses must act now if they want to avoid a hit to their finances, warns Lighthouse Group, one of Britain’s largest providers of financial advice. A total of 166 employers were fined for failing to comply with their workplace pensions duties in the last…

Company directors who fail to take compliance seriously could face prison and unlimited fines

Skillsoft is warning UK businesses of the damaging fines and prison sentences that can be enforced on those that fail to protect their employees and keep their compliance knowledge updated. Skillsoft is urging company directors to stop viewing compliance training as a cost and start appreciating its business value. Skillsoft’s new compliance module, Skillsoft Advanced…

Online solution to ease auto-enrolment capacity concerns

To help alleviate the impending capacity crisis being created by compulsory pension auto-enrolment in the UK, a new online solution has been developed for employers by national IFA and employee benefits consultancy, LEBC Group. ‘æComply’ is an automatic enrolment tool that enables all employers, regardless of size, to manage their short and long-term compliance requirements…