Brexit negotiator links free-trade deal to workers’ rights and environmental protection.
Leaked government documents 'confirm worst fears' about workers’ rights after Brexit, says Labour 26/10/2019
The Labour Party has hit out at leaked plans to diverge from EU workers' rights laws after Brexit.
'Don't be conned': Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is 'meaningless' on workers' rights, union chief warns 22/10/2019
'We still have no legally binding guarantee that UK rights will keep pace with EU minimum standards'
Dispatches goes undercover in a major US poultry processing plant to investigate chlorinated chicken, which is being pushed as part of a post-Brexit US trade deal
Just in time for Trump’s UK visit, Channel 4’s Dispatches looked at the food standard implications of a post-Brexit trade deal with the US. It wasn’t a pretty sight.
The European Parliament has approved new EU rules to protect workers in the so-called "gig economy". / The law sets minimum rights and demands increased transparency for those in "on-demand" jobs, such as at Uber or Deliveroo.
Labour accuses Theresa May of ‘empty rhetoric’ on workers’ rights amid changes to vital protections 03/03/2019
Theresa May has been accused of offering “meaningless empty rhetoric” on workers’ rights to win support for her Brexit deal, while quietly eroding vital protections in a no-deal scenario.
Government officials have raised the prospect that hard-won workers’ rights could be reviewed by the Government after Brexit in an attempt to boost Britain’s economy, The Independent can reveal.
Theresa May Promised Workers’ Rights Would Be Protected After Brexit – Her Deal Suggests Otherwise 17/12/2018
For working people in Britain, her deal doesn’t take back control: it allows the Tories to take it away