UNITE: Notice to members of industrial action ballot

The notice is posted on CafeVIK here.
The text (with some small edits around email addresses to minimise spam) is as follows:
The Union intend to conduct a ballot for industrial action of the following members:
All UNITE members employed by Fujitsu Services Limited in the UK and not posted overseas.
Voting papers will be sent out on Monday 12 October 2009. If you have not received a voting paper by Friday 16 October, you should contact Ian Allinson or Isabel Hay via membrunion.org.uk IMMEDIATELY.
The names of the members to be balloted are available from Ian Allinson or Isabel Hay via membrunion.org.uk. If you are entitled to vote in the ballot please check that you are on the list and that your address is accurately recorded.
If you know anyone who is away from work at the moment but who should be included in the ballot, please give his/her name to Ian Allinson or Isabel Hay via membrunion.org.uk so that we can check whether your colleague should be sent a voting paper.

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Sign the petition – defend the union

Unite members across Fujitsu Services Limited in the UK are fighting over job security, for union recognition, against victimisation of reps, and over pay and pensions. Members nationally took industrial from 28 February including 15 days of strikes and ongoing action short of strike, after 12 days of local strikes in Manchester.

INDUSTRIAL ACTION IS CURRENTLY SUSPENDED but members have voted by 92% to reject a company offer.

Further information is available here including a downloadable appeal for support leaflet and how to donate to our strike fund.

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