Hofmann looks for companies interested in reducing working time instead of releasing. "This ensures the professionals and saves, for example, costs for a social plan." Companies like Bosch, ZF and Daimler had only met this summer, agreements for reduction of working hours.
The parties to a collective agreement in the metal and electrical industry had not agreed, under the impression of the gathering corona of the crisis in March for around 4 million Workers in the industry to increase the fees this year. With this Emergency-the conclusion of the 31 was. March terminated pay-collective agreement has been extended until the end of the year 2020 without any further increases. Thus, the subject of a Four-day week could come up with the next bargaining round from the turn of the year on the table.Updated Date: 15 August 2020, 09:19