tv licensing

Need a TV License to Watch the Summer of Sport at Work?

With the Euro 2012 games starting tomorrow and 50 days to go until the London Olympics 2012, employers across the country can’t help but think… Will staff be throwing sickies or will they be wanting to watch the TV whilst at work? By providing or allowing staff to watch the sport on TV whilst they work is a tricky one – By doing so you could avoid the issue of skiving and the probability of taking out disciplinary action should you catch anyone doing so. Or you could be allowing a distraction into the workplace. Whatever management decision you take will have to be a finely balanced one. But what about TV licensing? You do have a TV licence for your business premises don’t you? Or what about staff watching the games on their phones or handheld devices? After all, st... »