Acas shuns new role on union recognition

Overell, Stephen
June 1997
People Management;6/26/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 13, p16
Reports that conciliation service Acas has repeated its determination that the British Department of Labor's union recognition plans will not force it to arbitrate collective bargaining disputes. Acas chairman John Hougham's comment on union recognition disputes; Reason for the increased individual rights cases dealt with by Acas in 1996; Confirmation of the move towards trade union derecognition among employers.


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