Agency Workers

UNITE previously circulated a report on the new rights for agency workers (e.g. Kelly’s) that are due to come into force tomorrow (1st October). Poor treatment for agency workers undermines terms and conditions for permanent staff. UNITE stands for “levelling up” standards.
There is now a TUC guide to the new regulations.

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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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