An employment tribunal has held that payments for purely voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay.
The Maritime Coastguard Agency consults on new draft consolidation legislation on the limits on working time for merchant shipping.
We discuss various issues that can arise when employees take holiday.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal 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.
This XpertHR survey on annual leave arrangements covers responses from 365 employers and details the median basic holiday entitlement, plus the formulas used by employers to calculate holiday pay.
Updated to include the date of the Court of Appeal hearing in the Lock case, on the inclusion of commission in holiday pay.
Updated to refer to updated guidance from NHS Employers on calculating overtime and holiday pay.
Additional information on the law on hours of work for NHS employers, including doctors in training, rest periods, the New Deal and unsocial hours. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on hours of work.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to working time.