House of Commons
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EDM #748
Tabled 30 November 2016
2016-17 Session
That this House notes the official industrial action being undertaken by Unison members employed by Glasgow City Council against proposals to privatise information technology and support services; further notes with alarm that Glasgow City Council is currently recruiting agency workers to undertake work duties of those striking workers; notes comments from a senior officer of the council who informed a committee yesterday that the benefits of moving to privatisation includes employing workers to replace staff on strike, as reported in the Herald newspaper on 30 November 2016; notes that hiring agency workers to replace workers on strike has been illegal since 1973, and is a breach of regulation 7 of the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003; demands that Glasgow City Council desists from hiring agency workers to replace those on strike; supports Unison members in their industrial action; and further supports the principle of those who withdraw their labour in collective action to pursue better working conditions.

Signatures (29)

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