Tag Archives: overtime

Voluntary Overtime and Holiday Implications

Earlier this month the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) heard a case that will affect thousands of employers when it comes to calculating holiday pay. The case in question was: Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council v Willetts (and others) 56 employees brought a joint claim against the council in respect of voluntary overtime not being included in […]

Ground Breaking Decision

Workers have today won a groundbreaking case at the Employment Appeal Tribunal to include overtime in holiday pay.  Previously when calculating holiday pay employers would only consider the employee’s basic pay however this ruling now means that people working voluntary overtime could claim for additional holiday pay. A ruling is yet to be made on […]