TITLE

Dinner ladies return for second helpings

AUTHOR(S)
Overell, Stephen
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
People Management;1/9/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the claims for equal pay by school dinner ladies in Cleveland County, England. Range of compensation payments for dinner ladies; Comparison with the pay of male ground maintenance staff; Potential impact of the case to local government compensation schemes in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
9709280142

 

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