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Trade unions and working people have fought for the rights we all now benefit from. With MPs making huge decisions about our future we cannot let our rights be forgotten. Your signature, along with others from your area and printed in your local paper will make a big impact on your MP.
We are trade union members from your region worried about the threat Brexit poses to workers’ rights built up over the last 40 years.
EU laws safeguard our existing rights, and they are developing new legislation to give protections to people working in the gig economy and on zero hours contracts.
Brexit Britain would miss out on new rules forcing employers to give reasonable notice of shifts, limiting probationary periods to 6 months, giving you the right to take on a second job, and to receive a reply to requests for more secure hours or conditions.
The Government have said they will give Parliament a vote on whether to adopt new European rules, but their track-record proves they cannot be trusted with key employment legislation.
Trade union members are part of a growing shift in your region’s attitude towards Brexit. According to analysis by Best for Britain and HOPE not hate, between the referendum and November 2018, (see below)% more voters in your region would now vote to keep our EU membership.
Europe is changing for the better and it’s time the public has an opportunity to decide if losing the rights we have fought for is a price they want to pay for Brexit.