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ECJ judgment re working time and rest periods - Ville de Nivelles v Matzak (2018) (C-518/15) [ECJ] 21.02.18 (Unreported)

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Directive 2003/88/EC — Protection of the safety and health of workers — Organisation of working time — Article 2 — Concepts of ‘working time’ and ‘rest periods’ — Article 17 — Derogations — Firefighters — Stand-by times — Stand-by times at home. HELD that stand-by time which a worker spent at home with the duty to respond to calls from his employer within 8 minutes must be regarded as 'working time'.

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Category: Employment » Working time; EC Law. Area(s) of law: Employment.

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