Notice of industrial action ballot (Manchester)

Below is the notice to members of the industrial action ballot. A copy of the notice to the employer can be read here and a sample ballot form read here

Fujitsu Services Limited / Manchester Bargaining Unit
The Union intends to conduct a ballot for industrial action of all members in the Manchester Bargaining Unit employed by Fujitsu Services Limited.
Voting papers will be sent out on Friday 30th September. If you have not received a voting paper by Thursday 6th October you should contact IMMEDIATELY.
The names of the members to be balloted are available from Ian Allinson via ( from Monday 26th September. 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 so that your reps 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 but members have voted by 92% to reject a company offer and renewed campaign plans are being made.

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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