Netherlands - Deal luggage handlers Schiphol - May 31, 2018

 Aviation industry union FNV Luchtvaart had reached agreement with two of the three independent baggage and passenger handling firms at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport earlier this month and later this month the third passenger handling firm Aviapartner also committed itself to the agreement. Workers at international airport Schiphol’s’ handling firms asked for a pay increase of 3% or at least 75 euro a month, less work pressure by hiring additional staff and healthier work schedules (see our April newsletter). The union has agreed terms with Menzies Aviation, Swissport Handling and Aviapartners that will lead to a wage increase of about 5% over two years.

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