CommuteWhat the European Court Travel Ruling Means for UK Employers

In Federación de Servicios Privados del sindicato Comisiones obreras v Tyco Integrated Security SL, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) had to consider whether journeys made by workers without a fixed place of work, between their homes and the first and last customers of the day, constitute working time.

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The Working Time Directive (WTD) defines working time as any period during which the worker is working, at the employer’s disposal and carrying out his or her activities or duties, in accordance with national laws and/or practice.

SOURCE: cipd.co.uk

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September 16, 2015 in News