Latest from IER Keep up to date with the latest employment law news and analysis. Latest news See all news News - 15 Apr 2021 Frank Wilkinson 1934-2021 Remembering one of the founders of IER News - 7 Apr 2021 Govt gives just 50p extra to struggling workers on statutory sick pay Unions have criticised the government's "miserly" approach to sick pay. News - 7 Apr 2021 PPE failures a “shameful” violation of human rights, says Amnesty International The government is attacking the human rights of its citizens at an acclerating rate, Amnesty International warns. Latest comment See all comment Comment - 30 Apr 2021 Has the pandemic revealed a deliberately failing State when it comes to health and safety at work? Miguel Martinez Lucio Comment - Government is responsible for HSE’s “lamentable” pandemic Howard Fidderman Comment - 27 Apr 2021 At the intersection Dr Elizabeth Cotton Comment - 7 Apr 2021 The original ‘gig’ workers: The fight against bogus self-employment in the construction industry Gail Cartmail Press releases Read more Press Releases - 6 Apr 2021 IER experts to hold free seminar on new trade union rights Bill Experts from the Institute of Employment Rights (IER) will hold a free seminar on the new Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill on Tu Press Releases - 25 Mar 2021 IER launches free seminar on govt failings over Covid health and safety The IER will hold a free-to-attend seminar on the government and HSE's response Covid-19 in the workplace at 10am on Tuesday 30 March 2021.