Policies & Procedures | Aberdein Considine Legal

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Policies & Procedures

Carefully constructed policies and procedures provide employers and employees with the perfect guide to help maintain good employee relations by clearly setting out the expectations and responsibilities of both parties.

Our Employment team understand the balance desired by businesses to ensure that policies are clear and procedures are streamlined to reflect day-to-day, manageable, practices. We take care to ensure that our client’s needs are identified through an initial assessment and the right policy/procedure is provided.

How can we help?

Whether requiring bespoke stand-alone policies or a comprehensive employee handbook, our Employment team work alongside employers to ensure that their needs are met and their policies are fit for purpose. The UK Employment law landscape can be ever-changing and our team ensures that our clients' policies are kept in line with the fast paced legal requirements.

Our services include:

  • Drafting Disciplinary and Grievance procedures;
  • Preparing Absence related policies including Holidays, Sickness Absence, Compassionate Leave, Time off for Public Duties, Adverse Weather;
  • Formulating Family-friendly policies and procedures including Maternity, Paternity, Adoption and Shared Parental Leave, Time off for dependents, Time off for ante-natal or adoption appointments;
  • Framing Organisational procedures including Flexible Working, Equal Opportunities, Anti-Harassment and Bullying; and
  • Constructing Compliance policies and procedures including Anti-Corruption and Bribery, Whistleblowing, Data Protection and Privacy Notices.

Our client promise

At Aberdein Considine Legal, we have a simple three-point promise to all of our clients.

  • Aberdein Considine represents both claimants and respondents in contentious employment situations and advises a range of businesses on issues such as employee benefits and HR procedures. The practice is led by Sally-Anne Anderson, who alongside associate Catriona Ramsay, is noted as ‘smart, no-nonsense and well-adjusted to operate in changing market conditions’.