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Equal Opportunities Commission

A UK quango (Quasi-Autonomous Non-Governmental Organisation) which was created under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 to address gender inequality in terms of pay. It created Codes of Practice and provided gender-related guidance for employers and employees. It was subsumed in 2007 by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
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The national pay gap is 18 per cent and the EOC said women at all levels were losing out.
The EOC say women are still being sacked for becoming pregnant, often before they even go on maternity leave.
In addition, personnel at the warehouse have received extensive emergency response training in case personnel from the EOC cannot reach the site.
There are a number of factors, risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those identified in the forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, our ability to successfully integrate our acquisition of EOC into our business; the achievement of expected synergies, cost savings and other benefits from the acquisition of EOC; general economic conditions, including the impact of the current recession in the U.
It was also decided to place the polio workers in a better strategic location to get access to more crossing children while a monthly meeting would be held between the bordering forces and EOC officials to improve coordination.
The UPA government had included passing of the EOC Bill in its " immediate" agenda.
Employees in the Palmdale center communicate with the main EOC in Los Angeles and other cities through a computer system known as Statewide Emergency Management Systems.
We are supporting the case and proceedings are starting against the school," said an EOC spokeswoman.
The EOC must then report response estimates, criminal intelligence, and specific strategies back to field units.
The EPI and EOC will work together closely to improve the routine immunization in the province.
The mold temperature was maintained below the EOC melting range, because a solid piece has to be obtained within a reasonable time.