Europcar declaration on respect of social rights

Body: Europcar European Works Council

Company: Europcar Group

Type: agreement

Date: 08/04/2008

Reference language: no information

Notes: At the EWC meeting on April 8th and 9th, 2008 in Paris a declaration between central management and the EWC of the car rental Europcar was signed, which confirms internationally obligatorily minimum standards, among others equal opportunities, health and safety, right to collective representation and minimum wages. Europcar was a subsidiary of Volkswagen until March 2006 and founded an European works council according to French law only after the sale to the French finance investor Eurazeo. Source: http://www.ewc-news.com/en022008.htm (Europcar commits itself to the compliance with social fundamental rights) report of the meeting: http://www.euro-betriebsrat.de/images/signs/europcar.jpg