The posted workers are in the sight of the president. They came from other European countries and cost French companies less. While layoffs could multiply, Emmanuel Macron plays the card of the national preference for employment against unions.

Tighter controls


More than 228,000 posted workers are on French soil. In the future, you will have to choose. If a company wants to benefit from partial unemployment or cut jobs, the use of posted workers will be limited. If a company does not correctly declare posted workers, the site or activity will be immediately suspended. These measures are causing concern in several sectors such as agriculture, transport, construction and industry, which often use posted work.