Ebola risks require action: demands from CESI’s Health Services Trade Council

21 Oct 2014, keywords : ,
With the Ebola crisis still at large and the risk of infection increasing in Europe, CESI’s Health Services Trade Council has called for specific action to be taken to protect workers at risk throughout Europe.

‘Social dialogue is not automatically better just because there is a special Commissioner for it’. CESI speaks to Monika Vana MEP

17 Oct 2014, keywords : , ,
Out with the old, in with the new. The new European Commission should take office on 1 November. Before that can happen, all Commissioners have to be undergo hearings with the European Parliament. MEPs then vote on the European Commission as a whole,... Read more

European measures on Ebola crucial to protect citizens and healthcare workers says CESI Trade Councils

17 Oct 2014, keywords : , ,
In their first joint meeting (16-17 October 2014), CESI Trade Councils for Local and Regional Administrations and Health Services discussed several topics including the representativeness study for the European Social Dialogue Committee for Local and... Read more

European Locomotive Drivers set out European work program for 2014-2018

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The European Independent Locomotive Drivers Union last week met to discuss cooperation on the European level and set out their work program for 2014-2018.

Social dialogue is democracy in the workplace. So, is democracy ‘red tape’?

Today (14 October 2014) the High Level Group on Administrative Burdens, led by Edmund Stoiber, released its report on advising the Commission on how to reduce pursue what it calls ‘smart regulation’ and a reduction of administrative burdens.