In The News

If you missed it, you will find it here! This page will keep you informed with articles and press releases by and of interest to the BEC.


Wed, Dec 31 2014
Briefing Note - Summary Dismissal and the Employment Rights ActSummary Dismissal is defined as dismissal without notice. This action should only be considered in cases involving acts of 'gross misconduct'.
Thu, Jun 26 2014
Accident and Occupational Diseases Notification ActThis act creates provision for the notification of accidents and occupational diseases to the Chief Labour Department.
Fri, Jun 6 2014
Briefing Note - Notice PayThe Employment Rights Act (ERA) introduced major reform from custom and practice with respect to notice periods. In addition to stipulating various notice periods, the Act mandates that notice periods be outlined in contracts of employment or statements of particulars.