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Fujitsu dispute continues to escalate

Following 17 days of strike action since 24 January, Unite’s dispute at Fujitsu continues to escalate. Unite has announced the next 15 strike days for employees in the Manchester bargaining unit: Fri 16 March – Wed 21 March 2018 (6

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Supporters rally as Ian Allinson is dismissed (updated)

Thanks to everyone who turned out today for the show of support as Ian Allinson (the chair of Unite, Fujitsu UK)  was dismissed under the pretext of redundancy. Current and former colleagues were joined by strikers from Mears/Manchester Working and

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Fujitsu strikes called. Ian Allinson to be dismissed on Friday.

Industrial action ballot result – Fujitsu Services Limited, Manchester bargaining unit Thanks to everyone who voted in the industrial action ballot. The official announcement of the result is here on the intranet. In summary: Are you prepared to take part

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Update on Fujitsu Dispute

On Monday 4th December Unite General Secretary Len McCluskey expects to meet Duncan Tait, the head of Fujitsu in Europe, the Middle East, India, Africa and the Americas to discuss our dispute. He will be pressing Fujitsu stop the redundancies

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Latest Unite@Fujitsu leaflets

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New Unite@Fujitsu national “one per desk” leaflet

There’s a new national “one per desk” leaflet being distributed at Fujitsu sites across the UK. It covers the latest developments in the dispute and lots more news. We are fighting for: A strong national agreement on job security to

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Jobs, Union Recognition, Pay & Pensions Dispute

In May Unite suspended industrial action after receiving the first part of an offer from the company, following which members held meetings round the country (slides) to discuss next steps. In parallel with this negotiations took place on the second

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'Fujitsu Whistleblower' hotline. Concerned about unethical or illegal practices? Contact the hotline on 0800 852 7479 or fujitsu.whistleblowers@unitetheunion.org. It is run by Unite the Union and your identity will be kept strictly confidential. Don't let Fujitsu silence whistleblowers.

Unite members working for Fujitsu Services Limited in the Manchester bargaining unit have taken 32 strike days over compulsory redundancies, victimisation of reps and breaches of agreements. This follows 27 previous days of strike action.

Industrial action is currently suspended but the fight continues.

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

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