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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Unite members across Fujitsu Services Limited in the UK have been taking industrial as part of their dispute over jobs, union recognition, pay and pensions. Action from 28 February has included 15 days of strikes and ongoing action short of strike.

INDUSTRIAL ACTION IS CURRENTLY SUSPENDED while members consider an offer from Fujitsu.

The national dispute follows the resolution of a local dispute in Manchester which included 12 strike days.

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

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