Left-wing Islington cuts back

Overell, Stephen
October 1996
People Management;10/10/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 20, p10
Reports that Islington council in Great Britain is cutting back terms and conditions of service for blue- and white-collar staff to national level norms. Amounts that the council plans to cut; Response of workers on the move of the council; Reason why the council is in a difficult position on their plans.


Related Articles

  • Preventive steps put employers on safer legal ground. Kazel, Robert // Business Insurance;05/04/98, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p40 

    Reports on the importance of employers putting preventative legal measures in place to protect themselves in the area of employee benefits. Why the area of employee benefits is such a dangerous one for businesses; What the legal implications are of irregularities in company benefit schemes;...

  • A subjectivist economic analysis of government-mandated employee benefits. Bellante, Don; Porter, Philip K. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Spring90, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p657 

    Examines the imperfect information and incomplete markets rationales for government-mandated employee benefits. Use of the subjective value theory as it applies to labor markets; Description of the subjective nature of employees' evaluation of job characteristics; Detrimental effect of...

  • Evolution of Legislation.  // Congressional Digest;Jan1993, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p3 

    Presents information on the history of legislation relating to employment and maternity leave derived from two recent Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service reports on Parental Leave Policies. Depression era policy; Working women during World War II; The Civil Rights Act of 1964...

  • Current Family Leave Policies.  // Congressional Digest;Jan1993, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p5 

    Presents information on current family leave policies derived from an October 1992 Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service report entitled `Parental Leave Legislation.' Current Federal and state family-related leave policies; Family-related leave benefits in private employment;...

  • Recent Action in the Congress.  // Congressional Digest;Jan1993, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p13 

    Describes recent legislative action by the 102nd Congress. Family medical leave legislation and President George Bush's veto; Attempts to override the Bush's veto; President-elect Bill Clinton and the 103rd Congress; More.

  • Employers in Britain brace for cost shift. Sullivan, Aline // Business Insurance;11/22/93, Vol. 27 Issue 48, p63 

    Reports on a speculation in Great Britain that the government plans to shift a large portion of sickness pay and workers compensation medical costs to employers. Additional costs to employers if the shift occurs; Reports that a confidential government policy paper outlines the plan to make...

  • Era of big employee benefits initiatives continues. Geisel, Jerry // Business Insurance;12/23/96, Vol. 30 Issue 52, p36 

    Reports that during the tenure in office of United States President Bill Clinton several initiatives on employee benefit issues are being introduced. Establishment of a presidential task force charged with developing comprehensive health care reform legislation in 1993; Reference to the Family...

  • Filing requirements eased.  // Business Insurance;08/18/97, Vol. 31 Issue 33, p42 

    Reports that a provision in tax legislation exempting employers from filing certain benefit forms with the United States Labor Department, is to go into effect August 5, 1997. Benefit forms which are exempt under the law; Amount which employers are estimated to save under the exemption; Action...

  • Smart benefits-plan reporting. Fraser, Jill Andresky // Inc.;Jan93, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p40 

    Recommends that companies that provide employees with some type of pension plan or health, welfare or fringe benefits keep up with federal reporting requirements. Guidelines; Forms; Comments.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics