Industry ‘puzzled’ by Johnson’s tacho-‘gaffe’


 

In a speech earlier this month London Mayor Boris Johnson singled out the drivers’ hours rules as the type of European  legislation that he would like to see removed if the United Kingdom left the EU. Johnson described the weight of employment regulation as “back-breaking”, citing regulations ranging from the Collective Redundancies Directive to the Working Time Directive. “The health and safety at work framework directive, which means all businesses of whatever size have to keep written records of their […]