Belgium

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  • Belgium: Employee rights

    Type:
    International manual

    Enhanced and updated to include information on telework, including new rules on occasional telework.

  • Belgium: Training and development

    Type:
    International manual

    Updated to include information on the introduction of a statutory training objective.

  • Belgium: Pay and benefits

    Type:
    International manual

    Updated to reflect a change to the statutory pay norm for the two-year period beginning 1 January 2017.

  • Belgium: Recruitment and selection

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to recruitment and selection in Belgium, covering discrimination, advertising vacancies, induction of new recruits, young people and children, and foreign nationals.

  • Belgium: Termination of employment

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to termination of employment in Belgium, covering notice periods, summary dismissal on serious grounds, unfair dismissal, constructive dismissal, and collective redundancies.

  • Belgium: Health and safety

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to health and safety in Belgium, covering duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for injury or illness.

  • Belgium: Industrial relations

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to industrial relations in Belgium, covering trade unions, collective bargaining, informing and consulting employees, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, European Works Councils, and industrial action and picketing.

  • Belgium: Equal opportunities

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Belgium, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action and remedies and penalties.

  • Belgium: Useful online resources on employment law

    Type:
    International manual

    Useful online resources on employment law in Belgium.

  • Belgium: Contracts of employment

    Type:
    International manual

    An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Belgium, covering probationary periods, types of contract, written statement of terms of employment and variation of contract.

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HR and legal information and guidance relating to Belgium.