jump to navigation

Working Overtime = Strike Breaking 15/05/2012

Posted by pcsdwpsheffield in Uncategorized.
trackback

The branch would like to thank all of its members who came out on strike on 1oth May, and continue to support the union in what is a long and difficult campaign.

Since 10th May we are now in a period of overtime ban as part of the Pensions Campaign. Any members who take on overtime during this period are assisting the Department in minimizing the disruption of the strike, and effectively crossing a picket line.

Why do we have overtime bans in a dispute?

The impact of the strike is lessened by people working overtime – that backlog is cleared up. We may want to make up the money we lost, but ultimately it’s the same as crossing a picket line.

How can I help?

By not doing overtime, on the weekend or on the same day. There is overtime being offered in several business areas. Please do not take it on. If overtime is offered on a weekend we will be picketing those sites. We would appreciate volunteers to assist with this picketing.

Advertisements

Comments»

No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: