Sustainable work – The future of working life
Working after retirement is increasingly common, but do pensioners work because they need the extra income or because they find work rewarding in other ways?
The latest research from Eurofound on working conditions in Europe highlights that the 9-to-5 day is not the norm for many workers, and work commonly spills over into home life. Such patterns make it difficult to balance work and life outside work.
Reporting of violence and harassment among workers in health and social work, transportation and storage, accommodation and food services, public administration, and education is higher than the European average for all economic sectors.