British working week is longest of EU countries

Keen, Suzanne
February 1995
People Management;02/09/95, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p13
Reports that Great Britain has a longer working hours compared to other European countries. Reaction of the British government on the issue; Comparison of length of working hours including overtime; Comment of David Coats senior Trade Union Congress (TUC) policy officer on long hours of work; Effect of long hours of work on worker's health; Stand of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) on government draft directive.


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