What are employee's rights during the lockdown?

Publish Date
Mon, 30 Mar 2020, 1:40PM

What are employee's rights during the lockdown?

Publish Date
Mon, 30 Mar 2020, 1:40PM

The New Zealand Council of Trade Unions is emphasising how important it is for employers to follow the new wage subsidies.

They allow a full-time worker to be subsidised $585 a week, a part-time worker $350 a week, for 12 weeks.

CTU President Richard Wagstaff told Chris Lynch employers should also pass on government money and doing all they can to top it up to 80 percent of wages.