Romania - Ford workers prepare industrial action - January 31, 2018

After a spontaneous strike in December 2017, renewed collective bargaining started at the Ford car plant in Craiova. The workers are unhappy with the salary increases proposed by the company’s management and the unions will start preparing a warning strike if the mediation process between the unions and the management fails. The union at Ford Craiova notified the company’s employees that it decided to start the work conflict procedures. The collective agreement at the Ford plant expired at the end of 2017 and will have effect until the end of February 2018. After that, employees are only covered by individual labour contracts.

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