Poland - Strikes at LOT airlines end with agreement - November 30, 2018

A two-week strike at airline LOT ended after management and trade unions reached an agreement. The workers went on strike to protest changes to employment contracts and the dismissal of a flight attendant who functioned as chief union representative at LOT (see our October newsletter). Part of the agreement is that management promised that the union representative will be reinstated and that they will start working on new pay rules. Since 2003 LOT put a freeze on hiring to permanent positions, which means new staff are not entitled paid sick or holiday leave.

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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) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer wdebacker@etui.org © ETUI


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