Minister announces plan to use agency staff during strikes

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Published on June 23, 2022 - Duration: 00:49s

Minister announces plan to use agency staff during strikes

Kwasi Kwarteng announces plans to change the law to enable businesses to supply skilled agency workers to plug staffing gaps during industrial action.

The business secretary insists that employers would โ€œstill have to maintain the highest health and safety standardsโ€ amid fears that the plan could lead to accidents.

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