September 2021 - uneartHReality
Notice Periods – Common Questions

Notice Periods – Common Questions

What are notice periods? A notice period is the length of time an employee is required to give their employer if they want to leave employment or the length of time an employer must give an employee if they are terminating their employment. What are the statutory...
AWOL Employee – what should you do?

AWOL Employee – what should you do?

A common query is where employees haven’t shown up for work and haven’t let you know why.  This is known as AWOL (absent without leave).  What should you do if this does happen? Consider what has happened and attempt contact with the employee. Did they ask for the day...
In the Tribunal – Asserting a Statutory Right

In the Tribunal – Asserting a Statutory Right

What was the case? A mortgage advisor worked for the company from 19 June 2017 to 4 June 2019.  She had a unique role where she would travel to sites and meet clients viewing show homes.  She worked long hours, often 12 hours a day with no break and weekends. She was...