Southwark London Borough v O'Brien [1996] IRLR 420 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Deductions from wages:"Expenses" widely construed

    1 October 1996

    For the purposes of the statutory provisions prohibiting unlawful deductions from wages, the definition of "wages" excludes "any payment in respect of expenses incurred by the worker in carrying out his employment", holds the EAT in London Borough of Southwark v O'Brien.