From the TUC

Web links for 3rd August 2009

03 Aug 2009, by in Web links

  • A YouGov survey of agency workers for the TUC has found that one in three (33%) respondents said that directly employed staff were paid more than temps for doing the same work, and nearly half (46%) said they received less holiday entitlement. Three in four (75%) respondents to the poll said temps were entitled to less redundancy pay than directly employed staff, and more than two in three (70%) said that agency workers were entitled to less maternity pay than directly employed colleagues.
  • The FT reports on Theresa May’s refusal to guarantee that benefits and pensions would still increase with inflation under a Tory Government.
  • The Women and Work Commission review progress on the gender pay gap three years after their first report