Jeremy Corbyn thanks IER in speech adopting Manifesto proposals at TUC

Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, thanked the Institute of Employment Rights for its advice on the contents of a new deal for workers announced at TUC 2019.

13 Sep 2019| News

The policies Corbyn promised included key recommendations made by the IER in its Manifesto for Labour Law, such as:

  • The establishment of a Ministry of Labour (renamed a Ministry of Employment Rights)
  • The restoration of sectoral collective bargaining
  • The repeal of the Trade Union Act 2016
  • Real Living Wage
  • Equal rights for all workers from day one
  • Ban on zero-hour contracts
  • An independent Labour Inspectorate (renamed a Workers’ Protection Agency)
  • Workers on company boards

Watch Jeremy Corbyn’s announcement of Labour’s workers’ rights policies below: