Blue-collar unions highlight opposition to employers using more agency staff

Sweden
EPSU affiliates SEKO and Transport are among a group of six trade unions in the LO confederation that is calling on employers not to dismiss workers and take on agency staff instead. A survey commissioned by the six unions shows that over 80% of workers would expect the unions to take action to stop employers replacing permanent staff with agency workers. The issue will be an important one in this year’s collective bargaining. [Read more at > SEKO (SV)->http://www.seko.se/default.asp?url=%2Fsearch%2Easp?pub%3Dwebbnyheter%26pid%3D12457%26query%3Dkfs] [And at > Transport (SV)->http://www.transport.se/home/trp2/home.nsf/pages/0AC9324A59C85E2BC12576940030CF2F]

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