Bcc Welcomes The Prime Minister's Intervention On Agency Workers
14 February 2008 in Chamber News
Responding to the Prime Minister's comments today, that he is prepared to hold meetings to discuss the issue of temporary agency workers rights, David Frost, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said:“We are pleased to hear that the Prime Minister is to lead discussions surrounding the issue of temporary agency workers' rights. A flexible UK labour market is clearly of national importance as the economy faces difficult times ahead. This country has benefited from the flexibility provided by temporary workers in the past and it has been one of the main reasons the economy has created so many jobs. This flexibility must be maintained."