Tag: Workers Rights

Worker rights after the UK withdrawal from the EU

Parliament, trade unions and businesses will be given a new and enhanced role in shaping the future of workers’ rights after Brexit, the Prime Minister announced today. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/workers-rights-to-be-protected-in-uk-law The new measures will protect and improve workers’ rights after the UK leaves the EU and this follows the government’s commitment in December to the largest upgrade […]

Workers’ Rights in the EU

The EU has created a number of directives and regulations, relating to Workers’ Rights, that have been enshrined in European Law. Every EU worker has certain minimum rights relating to: health and safety at work: general rights and obligations, workplaces, work equipment, specific risks and vulnerable workers equal opportunities for women and men: equal treatment at […]