TITLE

TUC takes softer line on right to representation

AUTHOR(S)
Hodges, Catharine
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
People Management;8/10/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 16, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Great Britain's Trade Union Congress'(TUC) proposal to strengthen their position in the workplace. Employees' right to collective voice; Insistence of TUC on statutory recognition.
ACCESSION #
9710292244

 

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