The proposals substitute a new interpretation provision, including a new definition of worker. The proposals also modify the application of Article 10 of the Health and Safety at Work (Northern Ireland) Order 1978 with regards to PPER. Article 10 places a general duty on employers not to charge employees for things done in pursuance of specific requirements of the relevant statutory provisions.
Consultation opened on 09 November 2022. Closing date 13 January 2023 at 12:00.