Why is the CSR industry silent on Beecroft? The Beecroft Report recommends that companies should be able to sack workers as soon as they have hired them.
Is CSR above politics – or rather afraid of it? Your view of this will partly depend on whether you agree with the Institute of Directors that this will create more jobs. And whether you think that the shifting of all the risk onto employees is unjustifiable.
But where is the discussion of the company’s responsibility in this? The issue should provoke intense debate in CSR circles – not silence!