Meaning of “job protection” in the English Dictionary

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"job protection" in Business English

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job protectionnoun [ U ]

uk us

HR, LAW the legal rights that workers have to keep their job if they miss work because of illness, looking after a baby, a strike, etc.:

The change in the law will increase job protection and make it harder to fire people.

(Definition of “job protection” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)