Denmark

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  • Denmark: Employee rights

    Type:
    International

    Updated to reflect an increase to employer contributions to the maternity fund, effective from October 1, 2017.

  • Denmark: Pay and benefits

    Type:
    International

    Updated to reflect 2017 rates for pension contributions and statutory sickness benefit, and the 2017 threshold for top income tax rate.

  • Denmark: Recruitment and selection

    Type:
    International

    Updated to reflect an increase to the "pay limit scheme" threshold, effective from 1 February 2017.

  • Denmark: Termination of employment

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to termination of employment in Denmark, covering notice periods, unlawful dismissal, unfair dismissal, severance payments and sources/references.

  • Denmark: Useful resources - online employment law information

    Type:
    International

    Useful online resources on employment law in Denmark, including government and official agencies, social partners and professional organisations, and commercial and other sources.

  • Denmark: Contracts of employment

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Denmark, covering probationary periods, types of contract, written statement of terms of employment, variation of contract and sources/references.

  • Denmark: Training and development

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to training and development in Denmark, covering apprenticeships and sources/references.

  • Denmark: Equal opportunities

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Denmark, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action, remedies and penalties, and sources/references.

  • Denmark: Industrial relations

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to industrial relations in Denmark, covering trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting employees, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, European Works Councils, industrial action, board-level employee representation and sources/references.

  • Denmark: Health and safety

    Type:
    International

    An employment law guide to health and safety in Denmark, covering duties on employers and employees, safety representatives and cooperation, enforcement and penalties, compensation for occupational injury or illness and sources/references.

About This Topic

HR practices and employment law in Denmark.