Health Committee inquiry, report and Government Response: Brexit and Health and Social Care – People and Process

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Brexit will impact health and social care provision in the United Kingdom. The House of Commons Health Committee published an April 2017 report (pdf) investigating this impact.

The Government responded (pdf) in December 2017.

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House of Commons report: A Framework for Modern Employment

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‘A willingness to exploit workers should not be a competitive advantage. A race to the bottom risks undercutting the vast majority of businesses that do treat their workers well.’

This is according to A Framework for Modern Employment (pdf), published in November 2017 by the House of Commons Work and Pensions and Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committees.

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy white paper: Industrial Strategy – Building a Britain Fit for the Future

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The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy have published a white paper on the industrial strategy (pdf), in November 2017.

This paper sets out a long-term plan to boost the productivity and earning power of people throughout the UK.

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Department for Education and Government Equalities Office report: Gender Pay Gap – Employers’ Action and Understanding

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The Department for Education and the Government Equalities Office have published a November 2017 report on the gender pay gap (GPG).

This research (pdf) looks at how employers understand the gender pay gap and what actions they are taking to close it.

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