Put the focus on protecting staff, Leighton urges unions

Evans, Rima
October 2007
People Management;10/4/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p10
The article discusses the importance of focusing on protecting the staff, as explained by Allan Leighton, chairman of Royal Mail, during the 2007 CIPD conference. He says that there is a role for unions to make sure that people that are not treated well are properly represented. Organizations should develop relationships with unions to tackle bullying, sexism or harassment, to create a safe environment and to help deliver training.


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