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Public back a better pay deal for public sector workers

More than four out of five want public sector workers to get a pay rise.

Govt ‘dragging its feet’ on tackling racism, watchdog head says

Outgoing Chair of the EHRC says govt is reluctant to take action against known racial disparities in the UK.

New law protects redundancy pay for some furloughed workers

Only those who are classed as an 'employee' and have been with the same employer for more than two years will be entitled to the new protection.

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Comment - 22 May 2020

No safety without the unions

Lord John Hendy QC
Keith Ewing
Comment - 19 May 2020

When is it right to stop the job?

Carolyn Jones
Carolyn Jones
Comment - 13 May 2020

In search of the Covid-secure workplace

Steve Tombs

Press releases

IER experts submit fair recovery plan to Labour Party policy forum

IER experts have submitted 41 recommendations to transform the world of work.

Research: UK’s attitude to health and safety among the worst in Europe

The UK’s commitment to ILO health and safety standards exceeds only that of Romania and Estonia among all EU Member States.