Supporting Employment After Covid-19

Part of Work and Pensions – in the House of Commons on 29th June 2020.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Huw Merriman Huw Merriman Chair, Transport Committee, Chair, Transport Committee

Many of us are concerned about jobs in the aviation sector, particularly British Airways, which is not only making up to 12,500 redundancies but firing and rehiring virtually the remainder of the workforce, despite its group putting €1 billion into a new airline and BA staff putting 66% of profits into that group. What can the Government do to ensure that our employers do the right thing by the workforce who have previously delivered those profits?