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Old 12th Jan 2019, 13:27
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Gertrude the Wombat
 
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Originally Posted by Pontius Navigator View Post
Why would we immediately abandon good H&S rules or working practices?
It may not be "immediate", as in 30th March. But it will have to happen sooner or later (along with environmental standards, which you don't mention) in order to get the US trade deal. And of course this won't be held back by any tedious bureaucratic or democratic nonsense, as this stuff can just be signed off by a minister - that's precisely what the Henry VIII powers are for.
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