Astonishingly, many employers still know nothing about the Agency Workers Regulations 2010. Make sure they are up to date with the requirements of these new laws – just hope they don’t shoot the messenger!

The lecture covers:-

  • Advantages and disadvantages of ‘temps’
  • Day One rights: access to facilities and amenities
  • Day One rights: access to vacancies
  • Calculating the 12 week qualifying period
  • The ‘equal treatment’ principle
  • Justifying different treatment
  • Bonuses and overtime
  • Pregnancy and maternity leave
  • Practical steps for compliance
  • Avoiding agency worker rights
  • Case studies