first_imgThe Government launched consultation documents on the EU Information andConsultation Directive and Employment Relations Act last week. The DTI’s review of the Employment Relations Act 1999 will examine statutoryunion recognition, family friendly policies in the workplace and fixed-termcontracts. The Engineering Employers Federation (EEF) is concerned the review is toobroad, and warns that it may generate additional regulations for business(News, 11 June). The EC Information and Consultation Directive is due to be adopted in the UKfrom March 2005 and will make employers inform and consult with staff ahead ofredundancies and business restructurings. The DTI has also launched a publication, Full and Fulfilling Employment,which outlines the Government’s vision for full employment and improvedproductivity. Comments are closed. Related posts:No related photos. DTI launches Employment Relations Act consultationOn 16 Jul 2002 in Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Personnel Today Previous Article Next Articlelast_img read more