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Thousands of workers at Sellafield will start voting today on whether to strike against a "completely unacceptable" 1.5% pay offer.Read the full story ›
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GMB, the union for nuclear workers, is balloting 3,000 members at Sellafield for strike action after the company ignored requests for further talks and said it would put in place a below-inflation pay offer.
Sellafield offered 1.5% in June which was rejected by 88% of GMB members on site during a consultative ballot. The Unite union is also balloting its 2,000 members at Sellafield.
The strike ballot begins on Monday, 14 August 2017 and will close on Monday, 4 September 2017.
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Unite the Union members at Sellafield are set to hold an industrial action ballot over a ‘completely unacceptable’ 1.5% pay offer.Read the full story ›
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