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Union calls for right to disconnect to "offest the downsides of homeworking"

May 26 2020, 06:38    FSU

Union calls for right to disconnect to “offset the downsides of homeworking”     Financial Services Union survey reveals challenges of working from home     Financial Services Union (FSU) has renewed calls for legislation on the right to disconnect, following a survey of thousands of banking staff. The FSU Covid-19 survey was conducted between April 7th and May 8th, 2020.   The results reveal challenges for people working from …


  • Union calls for right to disconnect to "offset the downsides of homeworking"    FSU Union calls for right to disconnect to “offset the downsides of homeworking”     Financial Services Union survey reveals challenges of working from home     Financial Services Union (FSU) has renewed calls for legislation on the right to disconnect, following a …
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  • COVID-19 Update for AIB members    FSU   If you’re impacted by COVID-19, your full pay is guaranteed until the end of April. This includes parents who have no other childcare options, absences due to self-isolation or based on guidance from the HSE or NHS. Update for AIB members in NI-GB: Members in the UK identified as …
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