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Fighting for Business in the European Parliament

Liz speaking at a West Midlands in Europe conference in Brussels

A member of the European Parliament's Employment and Social Affairs Committee, Liz does a lot of work ensuring that UK businesses are not overburdened by needless legislation.

Liz was the Shadow Rapporteur for the European Liberal Democrats on the Vibrations Directive and the Noise Directive, negotiating a number of key amendments to make them less onerous on businesses.

To read more about Liz's work on the Vibrations and Noise Directives, click here

Liz is a vocal critic of the Temporary Agency Workers Directive, for its "one size fits all" approach.

To read more about Liz's position on the Temporary Agency Work Directive, click here

Generally, Liz wants to see the EU Commission to carry out comprehensive impact assessments on all EU legislation so legislators can make informed decisions on the likely effects.

To read more about Liz's call for comprehensive impact assessments, and other issues relating to businesses, click here

Liberal Democrats in Business

The Liberal Democrats Business Forum have set up a special website on the Liberal Democrats work in the interests of business.

To visit the Liberal Democrats In Business website, click here