The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has today (13 July) warned that ministers’ plans to loosen rules on how working time is recorded would help rogue employers cheat workers out of pay.
The UK government has launched a consultation into how holiday pay is calculated for temporary, part-time and zero-hours workers.
The pressure on gas supplies has sparked fears that there may be a need for scheduled blackouts across the UK when energy usage peaks this winter.
Many businesses are now experimenting with a four-day week, but a nine-day fortnight may be a more viable alternative for some.
A political scandal around porn-watching at work reopened the debate on whether employees need strict management of what they get up to while on-the-clock, says Dan Cave.