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Employee representation may be defined as the right of employees to seek a union or individual to represent them for the purpose of negotiating with management on such issues as wages, hours, benefits and working conditions.Read more
Employee representation may be defined as the right of employees to seek a union or individual to represent them for the purpose of negotiating with management on such issues as wages, hours, benefits and working conditions. In the workplace, workers may be represented by trade union and through works councils – or similar structures elected by all employees. EU law has established rights and obligations for employees and their representatives to be informed and consulted via a set of directives that provide for the information and consultation of the workers, at both national and international level.Read less
Challenges and solutions: Case studies on European Works Councils
Kształtowanie się stosunków pracy w latach 2015–2019
Working conditions in sectors
Publications & dataTop
The sections below provide access to a range of publications, data and ongoing work on this topic.
- Publications (387)
- Ongoing work
Eurofound publications come in a variety of formats, including reports, policy briefs, blogs, articles and presentations.
Linking information and consultation procedures at local and European levelPublication 7 Lipiec 2015
Germany: Trade union membership more stable in 2014Artykuł 24 Czerwiec 2015
Malta: Armed forces allowed to join unionArtykuł 12 Czerwiec 2015
European Works Council developments before, during and after the crisisPublication 10 Czerwiec 2015
France: Companies establish single database for works councils' consultationsArtykuł 19 Maj 2015
Germany: Revival of German trade unionsArtykuł 14 Maj 2015
Bulgaria: New union for homeworkersArtykuł 8 Kwiecień 2015
Estonia: Baltic trade unions summitArtykuł 26 Marzec 2015
UK: Union’s anger at changes to rules on payment of subscriptionsArtykuł 25 Marzec 2015
Germany: Continued decline in collective bargaining and works council coverageArtykuł 2 luty 2015
Research continues in this topic on a variety of themes, which are outlined below with links to forthcoming titles.