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PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
People Management;1/25/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on labor issues in Great Britain as of January 25, 1996. Proposal to move clocks forward in line with the rest of Europe; Incidence of sickness among miners of British Coal caused by the long-term use of vibrating machinery; Urging of unions that toys retailer Toys 'R' Us sign collective agreements with workers.
ACCESSION #
9173165

 

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