Standards are present everywhere in our daily life Initially associated with product safety and interoperability, their reach has extended to affect a wide range of issues such as occupational health and safety, competences and training, service provision and privacy at work. Many of these areas are right at the centre of trade union work.
Learn more about the benefits and downsides of standards for workers in our leaflet: Standards affect workers.
National versions of this leaflet have been published or are in the process of being published. The following national versions are already available