Post office strike 2019. Island Wide Post Office Strike 2018-08-20

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Post Office Workers Strike

post office strike 2019

Some of the employees said they have already experienced health issues amounting in large doctor bills. Yesterday, many of the employees huddled outside the door refusing to return to their posts after they determined that the building was not conducive for work and demanded that their health concerns be taken seriously, while suggesting that the management was behaving unfairly. We will host an Imbizo tomorrow Wednesday just to make sure everything is done. The customer counter at the Southern Delivery Office will be open as normal but there will be reduced opening hours at the counter provided at the Northern Delivery Office of 09. While our Vehicle and Driving Licensing counter located on Barleyfield Road will be open normal hours should customers wish to purchase a vehicle or driving licence.

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Post Office strike to disrupt Christmas mail, says union

post office strike 2019

We are ready for going to the streets. The workers have threatened that the industrial action will continue until the matters are resolved. The Post Office has not moved from its 0% offer. After repeated deadlines were missed by Sassa to drop Cash Pay Master Services and the South African Post Office Sapo is now paying grants. The cleanup is expected to conclude by Friday, and all staff is expected on the job thereafter. The customer counter at Postal Headquarters will be open as usual from 07:00hrs —19.

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Wage strike: Post Office and Telkom workers embark on national shut down

post office strike 2019

A cleaning crew will begin work today to rid the areas of dust, humidity and the smell of paint. We have served the Post Office. The strike is as a result of the negotiations that could not get a breakthrough. When was the Post Office and Telkom strike announced? The ongoing industrial action at the General Post Office extended to all branches with the employees from the other locations standing up with their colleagues who are demanding to be relocated from the lower High Street building. I hope all you ladies get your things and you aren't affected too much by it. With potentially more than 200 experienced members of staff out on strike, c ustomers are advised that an Island-wide doorstep delivery of standard post will not be possible. Our members and the public deserve nothing less.

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Island Wide Post Office Strike

post office strike 2019

This site is published by BabyCenter, L. She said that though persons say mold does little harm, the effects are lasting as some of the employees are experiencing; hair loss, dizziness and other challenges. The Post Office plans on providing staff with financial planning information to help with this transition. Wage negotiations between management and unions have deadlocked. Most of the building has exposed ceilings and broken leaky pipes as a result of renovations halted after the changeover in government.

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Strike has resulted in national shutdown at SA Post Office

post office strike 2019

If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a doctor or other healthcare professional. However, in a tactical move, the unions have ordered all staff members to down their tools and it seems like another week is set to go by with no progress on the issue of beneficiaries receiving their money. It appears that no assistance can be provided to them via the post office since workers have downed their tools and are in the process of shutting down all postal and communications services. The workers, both Established and Non-Established, stood in solidarity outside in the blazing sun for almost two hours. Now to make matters, it appears there is a strike at the post office. The accounts department of the ministry of finance that was stationed at the post office has moved due to the horrible conditions.

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Wage strike: Post Office and Telkom workers embark on national shut down

post office strike 2019

Almost 200 workers at the site walked off the job yesterday, for a second day, demanding their employer act fast so that they resume their duties. A total of 118 of the 305 Crown offices in city and town centres were closed, the Post Office said. Regular updates will be posted to this page so please do check back. United Kingdom— Blue Sky Publications Ltd — Company Registration Number: 046836392. It will involve more than 700 managers. Wigley George of the Antigua Trades and Labour Union expressed the view that while the management is not being blamed for the rains that caused power to the building to be terminated, the situation needs to be rectified urgently.

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Strike Action Updates

post office strike 2019

As far as we are concerned our industrial action goes on. The 24-hour walkout is being staged by members of the Unite and Communication Workers unions. He said they are seeking compensation for their workers who would have accumulated medical bills as a result of the hazardous conditions. There is an attempt to interdict us by the South African Post Office last night. They will be joining a strike by the Communication Workers Union, which is in dispute over jobs, the franchising of Crown Post Offices and the closure of a final salary pension scheme. Some people weren't paid, transactions were reversed and the system seems to have battled to cope. It has been a race against time to make sure that social grant recipients are paid.

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Strike has resulted in national shutdown at SA Post Office

post office strike 2019

We, once again, call on the Post Office to reverse its decision to close the scheme. Workers are demanding a 12 % salary increase while Telkom is offering workers 3% and the Post Office 6%. Please review the Terms of Use before using this site. And on the side of Telkom we obvisously gave them 72 hours to respond. This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only.

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Post Office workers announce five day

post office strike 2019

The workers were addressed by the acting permanent secretary, the postmaster general, George and an employee from the Central Board of Health before they were disbanded after noon. Yesterday, when workers showed up for their 8 a. Repair work has been ongoing at the post office for more than two weeks and is still incomplete. It will be business as usual in 97% of our network. The across the Island will be open as normal as will the self-service located Island-wide. .

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CWU set to strike at Telkom, Post Office

post office strike 2019

Last time it was 11 days. Danielle Watkins said she came to work normal yesterday morning, but by mid morning she was covered in red, itchy blotches. This decision is unnecessary and mean spirited as the is currently in surplus to the extent of more than £143 million. My partner works for Canada Post. It will last as long as it takes both sides to come to an agreement, let's hope it's not a month! Meanwhile, the despatch of Special Delivery and Parcelforce items on those evenings will be as normal and the time guarantee for both services will remain in place.

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