Netherlands - Hungarian truckers entitled to Dutch wages - November 30, 2018

According to a ruling by the Supreme Court, Hungarian drivers who drive for a Dutch transport company should be paid according to Dutch standards. The ruling was the result of the drivers and trade union FNV going to the Supreme Court as they successfully contested an earlier decision from the Supreme Court of Den Bosch. The drivers have Hungarian contracts and salaries but they do not work in Hungary. They do not transport goods in or out of Hungary but in and out of the Netherlands.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer © ETUI


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