Germany - Ryanair pilots to vote on strike - June 30, 2018

About 400 Ryanair pilots are preparing to vote on a ‘long-term’ strike after the company refused to meet their demands and the workers representatives of the VC Ryanair Company Council left the negotiation board. The Council followed the steps of the Irish Air Line Pilots' Association, their counterpart abroad, who also left the negotiation board with the company and called its members for voting over a possible strike. The pilots ask for a pay raise and improved working conditions, like getting paid on sick days or having stable work schedules and a pension retirement system. In a newsletter the council said that it was come to the conclusion that management does not seem to want to change anything after agreeing to recognise unions.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer © ETUI


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