Working time categories

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  • Working when the clocks go forward: how should employers handle losing an hour?

    Date:
    27 March 2017

    The clocks went forward an hour at 1:00am on Sunday 26 March 2017. But what does this mean for staff who were working a night shift? How will it affect their pay? Should they have gone home at their usual home time, even though they have worked less time?

  • Ten important employment law cases in 2016

    Date:
    1 December 2016

    What were the most significant employment case law decisions in 2016? Stephen Simpson counts down the 10 most important judgments for employers this year.

  • Holiday requests: three practical scenarios for HR

    Date:
    22 June 2016

    Ashok Kanani looks at some scenarios that employers commonly face when employees request annual leave.

  • Ten important employment law cases in 2015

    Date:
    11 December 2015

    Key judgments in 2015 include cases on: working time; whistleblowing; holiday pay; annual leave during sickness absence; redundancy consultations; disability discrimination; and the role of HR in disciplinary proceedings. Stephen Simpson counts down the 10 most important judgments for employers this year.

  • Travel and on-call time and the minimum wage

    Date:
    13 October 2015

    Travel time and on-call time are treated differently for the purposes of the national minimum wage and the working time legislation, as consultant editor Darren Newman explains.

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Legal guidance: HR and legal information and guidance relating to working time.