Reviewing the Working Time Directive

On 24 March 2010, the European Commission issued a consultation for the social partners at EU level to respond on the Working Time Directive.

Read the RCN's response to Reviewing the Working Time Directive (PDF 37.7KB) [how to access PDF files].

  • Published date: 8 March 2011
    To protect workers’ health and safety, minimum rules are needed on working time in all EU Member States. Over the years, the RCN has taken an active interest in the issue of working time and how long hours and shift work affects the health and safety of our members and the patients they care for.