Employment news (October 2017)


Ordinances reforming the labour law

The five ordinances intended to reform the labour law were published in the Official Journal on 23 September. Topics covered:

  • strengthening collective bargaining and its framework,
  • the new organisation of social and economic dialogue within the company and trade union responsibilities,
  • foreseeability and securing of labour relations,
  • prevention and taking into account of the effects of exposure to certain occupational risk factors and of the occupational prevention account. Here are the main provisions of these ordinances.

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