Another story regarding a North Shore Food Court that underpaid their staff to the tune of $164,000. They failed to pay staff for all hours worked and for leave etc. MBEI have stated ‘ignorance of NZ employment legislation is no excuse’ and ever employer must ensure staff are paid correctly, this is another perfect reason […]
A farming trust was ordered to pay a minimum of $87,000 for not complying with Employment Legislation. They failed to keep proper timesheets, ensure staff were paid at least the minimum wage, all staff had an Employment Contract and failed to correctly account for working on Public Holidays. You can read the full article HERE!
ACC has decided to discontinue their Workplace Incentive Programme as it has not led to a reduction in claims. The programme provided a discount on ACC Levies if you had a recognised ACC process in place. Full details can be read here – faqs-workplace-incentive-products
On April 1st, 2016 the Employment Standards Bill came into force and one of the changes was around Timesheets. The change was not new but more reinforcing and consolidating requirements in existence in other legislation. The main point is that Employers MUST keep daily Timesheets for all waged based employees and any all salary based […]