Latest from IER Keep up to date with the latest employment law news and analysis. Latest news See all news News - 5 Jun 2020 Urgent action needed to prevent women being forced out of work, TUC warns Women could be forced out of work in their droves if childcare facilities are allowed to fail due to the Coronavirus pandemic. News - 5 Jun 2020 PCS threatens to strike over voting queue chaos MPs are being made to stand in 90-minute queues in order to vote in Westminster after virtual Parliament was scrapped. News - 5 Jun 2020 EHRC launches inquiry into BAME Covid-19 deaths The EHRC has promised to make clear recommendations for the protection of ethnic minority communities after the PHE failed to do so. Latest comment See all comment Comment - 22 May 2020 No safety without the unions Lord John Hendy QC Keith Ewing Comment - 20 May 2020 Victory on government funding of sick pay for care workers: Some background and implications Lydia Hayes Comment - 19 May 2020 When is it right to stop the job? Carolyn Jones Comment - 13 May 2020 In search of the Covid-secure workplace Steve Tombs Press releases Read more Press Releases - 5 May 2020 Research: UK’s attitude to health and safety among the worst in Europe The UK’s commitment to ILO health and safety standards exceeds only that of Romania and Estonia among all EU Member States. Press Releases - 15 Apr 2020 Over 11 million workers may face destitution due to gaps in the government’s Coronavirus income protection plans Analysis by Lord John Hendy QC finds that over 11 million people could face significant financial hardship during the current crisis.