April 2023

Umbrella Myths

Umbrella Myths Umbrella companies play an important role in supporting contractors, providing all employment rights and ensuring tax and NICs are paid. However, there are numerous misunderstandings about how umbrellas work in practice. As an FCSA regulated umbrella company we pride ourselves on compliance and service. Here we look at some of the common misunderstandings: […]

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What is a Key Information Document (KID)

Key Information Documents were introduced on 6th April 2020 to increase pay transparency for agency workers and provide key information regarding their assignments. The new legislation inserts an amendment into the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations, or ‘Conduct Regulations’. What does this mean? Under this new legislation, work-seekers are entitled to receive Key

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Insurance….We’ve got you covered

Umbrellaphant provide all employees with a comprehensive level of insurance. We include: Professional Indemnity Insurance: This provides cover in case of a claim from the end client for any mistakes or negligence which has resulted in the client suffering a financial loss. A Professional Indemnity policy will cover you against claims of defamation, negligence, breach

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