Weekend work emails are now illegal in France

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PARIS, FRANCE (WSPA)- Weekend work email are now illegal in France.

A new law bans companies with more than 50 employees from sending emails after normal work hours.

The law is aimed at helping employees unplug.

Supporters say studies show the negative impact of excessive work stress.

The new measure also requires companies to have formal policies about work spilling over into workers’ private lives.

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