Shopworker protection bill backed in stage 1 report
Holyrood's Economy, Energy & Fair Work Committee has backed the general principles of the Protection of Workers Bill in its stage 1 report on the bill, published today. The bill, whose full title is the Protection of Workers (Retail and Age-restricted Goods and Services) (Scotland) Bill, is a member's bill introduced by Labour MSP Daniel Johnson. It seeks to increase protection for retail workers selling age-restricted goods such as alcohol.Link to article
Category: Criminal Law Keyword(s): Shop workers. Area(s) of law: Employment; Crime.
Source: Journal Online.