Wednesday, 30 January 2013
Why does David Cameron hate the Working Time Directive?
The Working Time Directive is a set of work related regulations at the top of many Conservatives’ lists to overturn.
But stepping away from the EU jargon on the issue, this legislation contains a lot of very basic protections at work that people in the UK now take totally for granted – holidays, lunchbreaks, days off and more.
The TUC have made this image that highlights a few of the things we could stand to lose if the UK were to ‘repatriate’ working time.