Euro study group plugs consultation gap

Employers’ association the European Study Group (ESG) is offering training to plug the knowledge gap surrounding the information and consultation regulations.

A recent study by the ESG showed that two-thirds of HR professionals have a limited awareness of the regulations and 48% of organisations are failing to train those who will be responsible for facilitating the information and consultation arrangements.

John Boyd, managing director of the ESG, said: “Employers must be ready to act to ensure that all staff have the necessary skills and knowledge to create informed two-way communication throughout the organisation.”

The association will deliver training by telephone, in work-shops and one-to-one briefings. Self service e-learning and web training is also being developed.

The DTI is mailing companies across the UK to increase awareness of the new regulations, affecting organisations with 150 or more employees.

www.esg.eu.com





 

Comments are closed.