Forthcoming HR and Employment Law Webinars

Forthcoming HR and Employment Law Webinars

Registration is free, and the list of upcoming webinars (along with links to the registration page) is below. 

Please note that all webinar recordings (with accompanying transcriptions) are available in our Webinar Recordings section for Employment Law Hub members. 

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Employment Law at 11: HR’s role in addressing domestic abuse

5th July 2024, 11am - 11.45am

Register here.

As HR professionals, safeguarding the well-being of our employees is a paramount responsibility. Unfortunately, domestic abuse is an issue that affects many, and its repercussions often extend into the workplace, impacting productivity, morale, and overall health. The PSNI recorded over 33000 domestic abuse incidents last year, an increase on the previous 12 months. It is essential HR makes a positive impact by fostering a supportive workplace culture.

In this special edition of Employment Law at 11, Seamus McGranaghan from O’Reilly Stewart and Lindsay Harris from ONUS join Julie Holmes from Legal Island to discuss this topic. Lindsay will set out the practicalities and Seamus will provide his legal insights to help you:

  • Identify the subtle indicators that a colleague may be experiencing domestic abuse.
  • Gain practical strategies to support employees dealing with domestic abuse, ensuring their safety and well-being at work.
  • Understand how to create a compassionate workplace environment that prioritises the mental and physical health of all employees, while staying within the law.
  • Our expert speakers will provide guidance to help you handle these sensitive situations with empathy and effectiveness.

Tell your HR colleagues and register individually or get your HR team around the computer and use the webinars as monthly group learning opportunities. Ask any questions (on employment law) and hear the answers live or catch up later when we upload both a recording and transcript of the discussion.

NOTE: – send questions in live during the webinars or drop a line in advance to webinars@legal-island.com. Anonymity assured.
Please note that the employment law matters discussed in this webinar apply primarily to Northern Ireland.

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The Shape of DEI (Diversity, Equality and Inclusion) in Northern Ireland After the Elections

2nd August 2024, 11am 

Register for free  here.

DEI expert Conor Curran, draws breath after the general and local election results to consider (DEI) manifesto promises. With a focus on workplace diversity & employment/equality law, this webinar will provide some insight as to what changes to working practices employers in NI might can expect in the future. The question is: when?

Conor Curran, Head of Diversity, Inclusion and Staff Wellbeing at Queen’s University. In his spare time, Conor is a freelance DEI Consultant. https://curcoconsult.com/

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Programme

Testimonials

"Good overview of topical issues; 45 minutes is just right time wise."
Sandra Mahood, Praxis Care

"It was real life scenarios and both hosts seemed very knowledgeable and relaxed."
Lorraine McCullough Teleperformance UK

"Quality, practical advice"
Cathy Casey, Invest NI

Presenters


Event details

Duration

30-60 minutes

Date

05 July 2024

Location

Online - GoToWebinar

Price

Free

 

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