Labour Research Department
The London-based Labour Research Department
(LRD) is the independent, trade union based research organisation. LRD's publications Labour Research, Bargaining Report, Fact Service and LRD Booklets, along with its unique Enquiry Service provide a wealth of detailed information for supporting negotiations and campaigns. The Labour Research Department was founded over 80 years ago. Around 2,000 trade union organisations, including 54 national unions in the U.K., representing more than 99% of total TUC
membership, are affiliated.