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LATEST PRESS RELEASES

 

22/01/2015

Early part-time sick pay a lifeline for keeping those with fluctuating conditions in work

A report released on Thursday (22 January), Fluctuating Conditions, Fluctuating Support, will call on government to support measures to increase the flexibility of sickness absence policies, to allow employees with fluctuating health conditions to preemptively arrange part-time sick leave.

21/01/2015

Unemployment continues to fall while financial sector leads increases in pay

Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation comments on today's labour market statistics.

21/01/2015

More specialist nurses needed to improve work outcomes for people with IBD

A report released on Wednesday (21 January 2015), Working Well – Promoting job and career opportunities for those with IBD, will call for an increase in the number of specialist nurses given the crucial role they play in supporting those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) to stay in work.

19/01/2015

Professor Stephen Bevan awarded 2014 GAMIAN-Europe European personality

Professor Stephen Bevan will today (16 January) receive the 2014 GAMIAN-Europe European Personality award. It has been awarded for his prominent contribution to the field of mental health.

17/12/2014

Rate of growth of weekly earnings now well above the rate of inflation

Professor Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation, comments on today's labour market statistics.

10/12/2014

03/12/2014

Deadweight measures fail to improve apprenticeships

Ian Brinkley, chief economist at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation comments on today’s Autumn Statement.

20/11/2014

Fall masks lack of progress among the 500,000 under 25s who have dropped out the labour market

Ian Brinkley, chief economist at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation comments on today's ONS release of NEET statistics.

19/11/2014

Proportion of young workers paid less than minimum wage remains markedly high

Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation, comments on today's ONS releases of ASHE and low pay.

12/11/2014

Labour market slack remains

Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation, comments on today's ONS labour market statistics.

29/10/2014

Sharp regional and age disparities evident in workless households across the UK

Commenting on today's ONS data on workless households, Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation

24/10/2014

Dramatic GDP growth unlikely to be sustained

Commenting on today's GDP figures, Geraint Johnes, director at Lancaster University’s Work Foundation

23/10/2014

Improved wellbeing among NHS staff is essential

Welcoming the NHS Five Year Forward View report and its focus on workforce health, Professor Stephen Bevan, who this week launched the Health at Work Policy Unit at Lancaster University's Work Foundation, said..

21/10/2014

New policy unit says Government must reassess its strategy to achieve real improvements in health and wellbeing in the workplace

The Health at Work Policy Unit’s first paper will recommend that the Government must comprehensively reform its strategy if it’s to tackle the barriers that remain for many businesses in implementing health and wellbeing programmes.

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