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Support building, next strike tomorrow

The campaign over Fujitsu’s compulsory redundancies, victimisation of union reps, and breaches of agreements has taken several important steps forward. The third wave of strikes get under way in Manchester with the three-day strike on 24-26 January. Friday saw an

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Fujitsu strikes – rally tomorrow

Fujitsu Manchester has started its strike action and action short of strike with a 3-day strike 24-26 January. Tomorrow, Friday 26 January, strikers from Fujitsu will join strikers from Mears / Manchester Working and First Bus at a lunchtime rally.

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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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‘Discrimination’ of union reps and company backtrack on deal means Fujitsu facing further strike action

Below is a copy of Unite’s latest press release. For details of how to support us, see our Fujitsu Dispute page. ‘Discrimination’ of union reps and company backtrack on deal means Fujitsu facing further strike action 15 December 2017 Up

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Notice of Fujitsu Manchester industrial action ballot

Following the vote in the recent consultative ballot and Fujitsu reneging on its promise to pause the dismissals of the six members fighting their redundancy, Unite has now issued notice of the industrial action ballot to Fujitsu which you can

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Fujitsu consultative ballot results

On Friday afternoon Unite opened an email consultative ballot over the following issues: Stop the redundancies of the members fighting to stay Stop victimising our reps It was emphasised that members should vote exactly as they would vote in a

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'Fujitsu Whistleblower' hotline. Concerned about unethical or illegal practices? Contact the hotline on 0800 852 7479 or 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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