2019 October EPSU Collective Bargaining News 19


  • France: Joint union strikes and protests over health and social services
  • Belgium: Unions in joint action over health sector negotiations
  • Iceland: Union calls for mediation as negotiations stall
  • France: Energy unions plan further action over EDF restructuring
  • UK: Outsourced workers celebrate living wage victory
  • Germany: Strikers defy hospital's anti-strike threats
  • Spain: Public service federations want government action on pay and conditions
  • Netherlands: Hospital unions continue protests
  • Serbia: Minimum wage rise well below union target
  • Italy: Public administration unions push for proper negotiations
  • Austria: Health and care workers to get flexibility bonus
  • Denmark: Union highlights staff shortages across health and social care
  • Europe: Report reveals few major changes to working time