Japan sets goals for companies to prevent deaths from overwork

31 May 2018 14:18 | JHRS (Administrator)

A health ministry panel unveiled a draft plan Thursday to have at least 10 percent of companies introduce fixed rest hours for employees by 2020 as the country seeks to eliminate karōshi (death from overwork).

Source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/

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