Post-Brexit Review of Worker Rights Has Been Axed

Credit: Louise Haywood-Schiefer

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng MP has confirmed that the controversial review into how EU employment rights protections could be changed post-Brexit is no longer going ahead.  The move follows several contradictory statements in recent weeks, with the planned review originally being denied, then confirmed, and now the government has confirmed it has been axed once […]

European Worker Rights Laws to be Reviewed?

Despite previous denials, the government is considering amending some key EU enshrined employment laws which protect workers.  According to a BBC report, Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has confirmed some employment laws will be reviewed, but he also says that worker rights will not be diluted. According to the report, the working time directive is set […]

008: The Impact of Brexit on Agency Workers and Recruiters

We all know that Brexit has now happened, but do you know what the impact will be on agency workers and recruiters?  It’s a big change for the UK, so today we’re talking to Lewina Farrell, a solicitor with many years’ experience of the recruitment agency sector, about what exactly Brexit means for us.  This […]