Category:
Stock Code: EC099
Date of Publication:
2002
Published By:
Trades Union Congress
RRP:
30.00

Working excessive hours leads to ill health, poor morale, and a negative rather than positive effect on productivity. Evidence suggests that it is increasingly difficult for people to get their jobs done in their contractual hours and that there is a mismatch between the hours that people would like to work and the jobs available. In this report the TUC calls on employers and unions to open up constructive discussions about new forms of work organisation.