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Unite members to be balloted on strike action over sacking of injured Health & Safety rep at Encirc

Support offered for solidarity protest called by Fermanagh Council of Trade Unions in defence of Encirc workers this Saturday 11am at Encirc factory gates

Two workers had their arms crushed working with same piece of equipment – the first of whom has been dismissed by Encirc management due to his inability to work… 353 more words

Press Releases

Ballot on all out industrial action imminent at Moy Park over management threats to workforce terms and conditions

Unite warns new owners Pilgrim’s pride must reverse course to avoid massive distribution to UK chicken supplies

Workforce voted 95% for strike action to defend shift premium in unofficial ‘consultative’ ballot… 444 more words

Press Releases

Dagenham Tesco distribution staff to take strike action over pay

Usdaw press release

Workers in Tesco’s Dagenham distribution centre are to take 24 hour strike action commencing on Thursday 17 May 2018 and running into Friday, 18 May. 216 more words


Cardboard Critics: The Language of Protest

Anna Kemball | April 30, 2018

A picture says a thousand words, they say. When it comes to how we take collective action, how much can be said through pictures… 753 more words

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RMT union members set to strike in May

Transport union RMT has announced a five day strike.

Train operators Northern Rail, Greater Anglia and South Western Railways will all strike for twenty four hours on the 9th of May. 116 more words


CP Rail strike averted for now, unions say

CALGARY – A rail strike has been temporarily averted after the federal labour minister ordered employees of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. to vote on the company’s final offers, just hours before they were set to walk off the job. 140 more words


Western University reaches tentative agreement with graduate TAs

A tentative agreement between Western University and graduate teaching assistants (GTAs) has been reached.

According to the media release, representatives of the university and the Public Service Alliance of Canada, Local 610 (PSAC 610) met with a mediator this week and reached agreement early Friday morning. 89 more words