EurWORK European Observatory of Working Life
European Industrial Relations Dictionary
Designed as an easy-to-use online reference tool, the European industrial relations dictionary is a comprehensive collection of the most commonly used terms in employment and industrial relations at EU level today. It contains over 350 entries, featuring concise definitions and relevant contextual information, with hyperlinks to EU legislation and case law.
The product of a collaborative effort between acknowledged experts in the field, the dictionary is aimed at policymakers, practitioners and all those interested in the history and evolving structure of the European Union.
Background information is provided on the industrial relations context, institutional framework, legal framework, collective industrial relations, individual employment relations, the enterprise, free movement of workers, discrimination and equality in employment, health and safety and movement towards an EU system of employment and industrial relations.
|Title||Date of publication|
|National Action Plans||02 December 2010|
|National labour courts||02 December 2010|
|National Reform Programmes||16 May 2018|
|National trade union confederations||22 February 2019|
|Needle-stick injuries||20 September 2011|
|NEET||07 May 2013|
|Negative freedom of association||11 March 2007|
|Negotiated welfare||25 March 2020|
|New forms of employment||12 June 2015|
|Night work||23 March 2018|
|Noise||23 March 2018|
|Non-discrimination principle||04 May 2011|