Bannerman Co Ltd v Mackenzie and another EAT/275/95

Reports relating to this case:

  • Deductions from wages: Deductions from discretionary bonus were unlawful

    Date:
    1 May 1996

    An employer who for several weeks reduced an employee's weekly bonus to offset the cost of vehicle repairs incurred because of the employee's act of negligence, made unlawful deductions from his wages notwithstanding that the contract of employment provided that weekly bonuses were made at the employer's discretion, holds the EAT in Bannerman Co Ltd v Mackenzie and another.