The Taylor review of employment practices
Posted: 9th February 2018
In July 2017, Matthew Taylor, Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce and a former policy chief under Tony Blair, issued his report, commissioned by the Government, on how employment practices need to change in order to keep pace with modern business needs.
The Review, entitled 'Good Work', considered a range of issues, including the implications of new forms of work, the rise of digital platforms and the impact of new working models on employee and worker rights, responsibilities, freedoms and obligations.
The Government has now published its response to the Review, setting out a plan of action for taking forward the recommendations, and launched four consultations on key areas covered. These are: