November 2009
People Management;11/5/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p7
This section offers news briefs concerning employee management in Great Britain. The Sentencing Guidelines Council has recommended that fines for organisations convicted of corporate manslaughter may be measured in millions of pounds. British Airways cabin crew are being balloted on strike action. Top firms including BSkyB and GlaxoSmithKline signs up to a government pledge to increase the number of people cycling to work.


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