NSWNMA General Secretary Brett Holmes said the Association went to the Federal Court to test the prevailing statutory interpretation that the law did not provide for the taking or accruing of annual leave
while on workers compensation.
The right to accrue annual leave
does not continue indefi-nitely and you can impose a cut-off date of up to 18 months from the end of the leave year in which the holiday accrued (although it might be possible to reduce this to 15 months).
It is therefore advisable to ensure your staff know how annual leave
is granted, including whether any forms need to be completed beforehand, thus ensuring fairness and consistency between all staff.
Pursuant to the foregoing, it may be noted that, in accordance with the provisions of the Labour Law, all employees are entitled to avail 30 days of annual leave
for each completed year of service.
Irrespective of whether it is a hardworking or a hardly working country, no nation mandates 30 working days paid annual leave
com, said: "Despite UK workers receiving the least amount of bank holidays and annual leave
amongst their European counterparts, they can at least take some comfort from the fact that it's not the most hard done by nation globally, with Mexicans receiving a mere 13 days' holiday a year.
We are advising our clients to ignore the ministry's circular on annual leave
days because it is unlawful and are urging them to calculate the annual leave
days as calendar days instead of working days.
The investigation focussed on a sample of units, services and establishments from a cross-section of all Council departments to check officers had received the correct amount of annual leave
in accordance with Council's conditions of service.
In fact, we're still connected to the office even when we've taken annual leave
, which means we aren't even getting a break on weekends because we're often working.
Since I did not take my annual leave
and did not receive flight tickets as stated in my contract, I offered to work for one month and gave up my gratuity and the tickets just to leave immediately.
EMPLOYERS COULD be forgiven for lacking sympathy with an employee who returns from a holiday complaining that they were sick during their annual leave
and that they couldn't properly enjoy it--particularly if the employee is sporting a suspiciously healthy looking tan.
Of particular concern to EPA's largest union are proposals to extend the two-year freeze on civilian employee pay for an additional year or more, limit performance awards and recruitment, retention and relocation bonuses, freeze locality pay for five years, prohibit federal workers from carrying over unused sick leave from one year to the next, allow employees to carry over only half of their unused annual leave
, cap vacation at 30 days annually and cut the government workforce by more than 300,000 jobs.
The RMT made it clear it will not accept any compulsory redundancies and will be seeking a shorter working week, increased annual leave
and voluntary retirement at 55.
21, 2011 (CENS) -- Taiwan's first-tier makers of FPD (flat panel display) have suffered a 10% decline in capacity utilization rate and required their workers to take annual leave
, a rare phenomenon in the third quarter, traditionally a busy season, according to the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN), sister publication of Taiwan Economic News (TEN), citing market insiders.
By RORY TEVLIN COUNCIL managers were forced into an embarrassing U-turn yesterday as it was announced their annual leave
will be capped at 32 days.