The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation announced that midday break for labourers will start from June 15 to September 15.
Working hours will be divided into two shifts, morning and evening with a total of eight hours daily. Compensation must be provided to workers who are required to do overtime.
The ministry also suggest employers to provide all necessary means to protect workers against injuries and illnesses during their working hours and to educate them on keeping safe at the workplace.
Employers must give workers with cold water and other recommended items, first aid, air-conditioners, sunshades and cold water.