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|
|Occupational accidents and diseases||26 April 2018|
|Occupational mobility||11 March 2007|
|Occupational welfare||25 March 2020|
|Offshoring||06 December 2009|
|On-call working||01 December 2021|
|Open method of coordination||02 December 2010|
|Opt-out||02 December 2010|
|Optical radiation||05 January 2011|
|Outsourcing||18 September 2018|
|Overtime||14 December 2022|