TITLE

Government postpones agency workers directive until 2011

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
People Management;10/22/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the British government to postpone the implementation of the European Union (EU) agency workers directive in Great Britain. According to the government, the directive will not be implemented until the latest possible date of October 2011. The decision was supported by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). Mike Emmott of the CIPD cites the potential of the legislation to undermine Great Britain's flexible labour market.
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45266766

 

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