Most of the time businesses do not break the law knowingly, so staying up to date with legislation, getting the right advice and making good employment decisions is key.
The Forum of Private Business has put together a guide to help you understand your obligations in five steps.
Their importance for the economy – exporting, innovation and growth. The Forum’s comprehensive range of insurance and risk management solutions are designed to protect small employers and help them to survive traumatic events. A guide to the Importance of Protecting the UK’s Small Businesses.
Are you looking to start a new business? Do you have an idea and you’re not sure where to start?
Our Forum of Private Business Start-up guide gives tips to starting a new business from scratch, showing you the basics of what you need to do.
The law on pensions has changed and all employees, no matter how small a business, will need to put a pension scheme in place and automatically enrol all eligible employees.
If you are still unsure how workplace pension auto-enrolment works download our free guide to find out what needs to be done to prepare your business. Not complying with staging dates can incur serious consequences to the employer. Members can obtain a free consultation and report on your pension obligations.
Find out what is involved in taking on an apprentice, including how to find a scheme and how much to pay apprentices.
To help get you started the Forum of Private Business have put together some of the sources of help and information available to small business when looking to take on an apprentice.