2019 October EPSU Collective Bargaining News 20


  • Bulgaria: Health workers win promise of increased funding
  • Netherlands: Unions plan first ever national hospital strike
  • France: Firefighters and health workers mobilise
  • Belgium: Health unions take action over collective agreement
  • Italy: Unions welcome three-year deal in electricity sector
  • UK: Victory for outsourced workers as fight in hospitals continues
  • Germany: Major survey reveals working time preferences
  • Sweden: Municipal union decides not to follow wage coordination
  • Spain: Unions to mobilise over care workers' pay
  • Czech Republic: Union continues to push for more staff in social services
  • Switzerland: Care workers needed more protection on pay and hours
  • Finland: Union sets out bargaining priorities
  • Austria: Unions mark equal pay day
  • Ireland: Union to step up childcare campaign
  • Europe: Collective bargaining news from across Europe