Working Time (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2009 come into force

Implementation date: 2 November 2009

The Regulations add further categories to the list of doctors in training to whom the 52-hour maximum working week applies until 31 July 2011. The Working Time (Amendment) Regulations 2009 (SI 2009/1567) amended the Working Time Regulations 1998 (SI 1998/1833) to provide for the 52-hour working time limit until 31 July 2011, when the 48-hour limit will apply. The Regulations can be viewed on the OPSI website.