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Workers and employers jointly criticise fundamentally flawed proposals for a European services e-card

Thursday 11 May 2017

On 10 May 2017, the European social partners of the cleaning, insurance and construction sectors jointly express their fundamental concerns about the legislative proposals on the European services e-card. They strongly question their real added-value to strengthen the European Single market. The signatories confirm their support for fair competition in a well-functioning Single Market and…

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Everyone’s health and safety counts

Friday 28 April 2017

Everyone’s health and safety at work matters – for workers, his or her family and loved ones, and for employers. With over 168,000 people dying every year from work-related accidents and diseases, and over 3 million reported accidents at work (those resulting in at least four days’ absence from work), health and safety at work…

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European Pillar of Social Rights falls far short for workers

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Today, the European Commission published its long awaited recommendation on the European Pillar of Social Rights as well as its Reflection Paper on the Social Dimension of Europe. UNI Europa knows how much workers need a social Europe, one that stands up for them and their rights. But in reality, these proposals look like just…

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