The latest Labour Force Survey revealed that 15.1% of UK workers are self-employed, and the number is rising. Despite economic and political uncertainties, the number of people freelancing or contracting is increasing from industry to industry, unlocking some major benefits for contractor and client. Employers across all sectors are benefiting […]
Payroll errors are surprisingly common, not just for small businesses, but also for the self-employed. As a contractor, it is your responsibility to fulfil your tax and National Insurance obligations. Understanding the latest legislation is an integral part of remaining compliant as well as submitting accurate information in regards to […]
Some 1.3 million workers suffered from a work-related illness from 2015 to 2016, whilst 621,000 injuries occurred at work during the same period according to data compiled by the Labour Force Survey (LFS). With 30.4 million working days lost as a result, workplace illness and injury really does have the […]
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