Starting up

Sector specific law

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Tyre fitter legal issues

The following is an outline of some of the legislation which may be relevant to a tyre fitter.

Business ownership and management

Finance and business strategy

Employment law

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Redundancy FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about making employees redundant, including what procedures to follow and alternatives to consider.

Marketing and selling

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Consumer credit FAQs

How to get a licence to offer credit to consumers and businesses, drawing up a credit agreement and the costs and implications involved.

Contracts, disputes

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Getting paid - trading terms

Inadequate trading terms can you don't get paid. Minimise bad debts by setting out clear terms of trade and make customers are aware of them.

Commercial premises law

Health and safety

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Dealing with an accident - checklist

There are a number of simple steps that can help minimise the chances of an accident happening, and the implications in the event that one does.

Data protection and IT


Your website and the law

There are a number of legal issues you need to be aware of when building your website, from intellectual property protection to advertising and distance selling rules.

Intellectual property

Design plans


Design right and registration FAQs

The difference between design right and registered designs, how much registration costs and what to do if someone claims the right to your design

Exit strategies