Unions Launch Legal Challenge Against New Agency Workers Legislation

Lawyers acting for trade unions say new legislation allowing agency workers to cover for staff on strike breaches international law, and the government is being challenged by 13 trade unions – ASLEF, BFAWU, BALPA, FDA, GMB, NEU, RMT, POA, PCS, UCU, USDAW, Unite and the NUJ. The unions have written to Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng, […]