Slovakia - Workers start trade union at Amazon plant - September 30, 2018

Workers at a logistical return centre of Amazon in Sered, that employs over a 1000 people, founded a trade union in order to fight for better working conditions and salaries. One of the other pressing problems that workers at the Amazon branch put forward is overtime; working hours often exceed the number stipulated by the labour code. The union wants to launch collective bargaining at the latest by the beginning of 2019.

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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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