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Latest news releases
- 28 February 2017: Acas publishes new guidance to help understand gig economy working and employment status rights
- 17 February 2017: Acas responds to Government consultation on disabled people in the workplace.
- 28 January 2017: Acas and GEO launch new guidance on gender pay reporting to help 8,000 large businesses
- 1 January 2017: Sir Brendan Barber predicts Brexit, gender pay, gig working, industrial disputes & the Trade Union Act will be key workplace issues in 2017.
- 06 December 2016: Sir Brendan Barber reappointed Chair of Acas Council.
- 16 November 2016: New research reveals top tips for businesses to better manage mental health at work.
- 01 October 2016: Sir Brendan Barber on Workers on Boards.
- 29 September 2016: Acas launches new guide for bosses on how to handle potentially life-threatening conditions at work .
- 21 September 2016: New research reveals negative attitudes towards tattoos could result in bosses missing out on talented young workers .
- 8 September 2016: Acas launches essential new guidance for line managers to help run effective teams and make businesses more productive.
- 25 August 2016: Acas launches 'New to Work' guidance for young people on GCSE results day.
- 24 August 2016: Acas publishes top tips to help keep workplaces cool for employees during a heatwave.
- 11 August 2016: Acas collective conciliation helps reach a successful outcome in over 7 out of 10 cases.
- 7 March 2017: Acas statement on EHRC's Working Forward campaign success.
- 3 February 2017: Acas statement on tube talks.
- 25 January 2017: Acas response to Government committee report on workplace dress codes.
- 23 January 2017: Acas Chair Sir Brendan Barber's response to the Government's Industrial Strategy.
- 11 January 2017: Acas supports new Government campaign on National Minimum Wage.
- 14 December 2016: Southern rail dispute update.
- 25 August 2016: Unite and First Dorset statement.
- 11 August 2016: Southern rail dispute statement update.
- 10 August 2016: Southern rail dispute statement.
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