When An Employee Dies at Work

When an employee dies, it naturally causes high levels of stress amongst the staff and there is obvious disruption to the workplace so it is necessary to have an appropriate strategy in place to deal with this issue should it arise. There are many practical issues to tackle such as informing staff and possibly the […]

Should Overtime Be Used When Calculating Holiday Pay?

Your entitlement – The European Working Time Directive states that workers should receive four weeks statutory holiday pay. This was implemented in the UK by The Working Time Directive 1998. In 2009, the UK Government increased this allowance to 5.6 weeks annual statutory holiday pay. This is a minimum statutory requirement, but employers can offer […]