Worker or Self Employed?

Worker or Self Employed?

The Appeal Tribunal has ruled that someone taken on as self employed as a courier, was in fact a worker and entitled to minimum wage and paid holidays, potentially back to 1996. In reaching this decision, the court took into account the workers obligation to accept assignments when logged on, and the fact that a DBS check was required, which it said indicated Worker status.

WARNING: Avoid the GDPR Boilerplate

WARNING: Avoid the GDPR Boilerplate

The Information Commissioner’s Office has warned organisations not to expect or to rely on boilerplate policies to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation.