An employment tribunal held that an Excel cycle courier was a worker rather than being in business on their own account, therefore succeeding in their claim for a week’s holiday pay.
The case applies the recent Court of Appeal decision in Pimlico Plumbers Ltd v Smith  EWCA Civ 51.
(Boxer v Excel Group Services Ltd ET/3200365/2016)
How can Crimson Crab help?
The High Court been looking at the scope of a professional’s duty of care and has given a judgement which provides useful analysis of case law considering the scope of professionals’ duty of care, and the limited circumstances in which the courts will extend a duty beyond its terms.
(Denning v Greenhalgh Financial Services Ltd  EWHC 143 (QB))