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Compensation: employer failing to provide rest breaks not liable for injury to feelings

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    Santos Gomes v Higher Level Care Ltd [2016] IRLR 678 EAT (0 other reports)

Santos Gomes v Higher Level Care Ltd [2016] IRLR 678 EAT

working time | rest breaks | compensation

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has considered if a tribunal can award compensation to an employee for injury to feelings where the employer fails to provide 20-minute rest breaks in breach of the Working Time Regulations 1998 (SI 1998/1833).