‘Patterns of Pay: Estimates from the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, UK, 1997 to 2013’ was published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) in February 2014.
In January 2014, Acas published non-binding, good practice guidance on how employers should deal with questions regarding discrimination in the workplace.
‘Ethnic Minorities in Politics, Government and Public Life’ was published by the House of Commons Library in October 2013.
In November 2013, Leigh Day updated the guidance ‘Employment Tribunals: A practical guide for claimants starting a claim in the Employment Tribunal’, to include changes made to the free remission system in October 2013.
Launched in June 2013, the Acas Helpline online offers 24 hour free advice and guidance on rights at work and employment law.
The AESP National Equality Framework has been developed to help UK organisations identify and manage the elements and what should be included in their equality policies and equality practice.
In June 2013, the EHRC published an updated briefing paper of statistical data in the UK relating to gender pay gaps.
The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act received Royal Assent on 25 April 2013. In May, EDF published a summary of measures in the Act.
The European Commission website provides information about the gender pay gap, explaining why it exists and what the Commission is doing to close the gap.
In February 2013, the Department for Work and Pensions published ‘Employing older workers. An employer’s guide to today’s multi-generational workforce’.