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Tag Archives: equality

Equality policy – our top tips

An Equality Policy is a document which states how the company in question will promote equality within the workplace and how any issues of discrimination will be dealt with. Companies are not legally obliged to have an Equality Policy but having a policy in place shows that the company is committed to equality for both [...]

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Sex discrimination

Sex Discrimination Discrimination in relation to employees is now covered by the Equality Act 2010.  Sex is one of the protected characteristics under the legislation. Under the Act, there are four types of discrimination defined, these are direct and indirect discrimination as well as harassment and victimisation. Under the Equality Act 2010 an employer will [...]

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