The department for Communities and Local Government, DES, DTI, DWP and the Ministry of Justice have compiled a joint consultation document to invite comments regarding a complete overhaul of the existing equal opportunities/anti discrimination legislation. The consultation paper can be found here and includes instructions as to how to have your say!

The consultation paper was issued today and responses must be submitted by 4 September 2007.

On the subject of promoting equal opportunities, PJH Law offer an e-learning product designed to educate employees as to their responsibilities with regard to equal opportunities with a view to minimising risk to employers and promoting a pleasant and productive working environment for all workers. A free trial of Dignity at Work is now available. Contact Liam – liam@pjhlaw.co.uk or 0870 350 5805 for further details.