Nurendale T/A Panda Waste Services v Sereta Doran

Posted In: Case Law
  • Case Reference
    [2015] ILCR Determination No. DWT15115
  • Legal Body
    Labour Court (LC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Working Time, Pay
Issues covered: Section 28(1), Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997; Work Breaks

The Court heard contested evidence that the claimant and respondent had agreed to allow the claimant work through her work breaks. The Court held that regardless of such an agreement section 37 of the Act prohibited such, as employers are obliged to ensure work breaks are actually taken. 

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