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First Ever G4S Cash Strike as 1200 Staff Walk Out
Major national retailers and banks are facing cash shortages on Monday the 4th of December as members of the GMB union at G4S begin a strike action. Retailers that are expected to be affected include Tesco, Asda, Aldi and Wetherspoons as well as some banks including Barclays, HSBC and Santander. G4S Cash who employ the striking members is a leader in its field within the UK. It is part of the G4S group who are currently
Securitas Signs up to GMB’s Work to Stop Domestic Abuse employer charter
Securitas has signed up to GMB’s Work to Stop Domestic Abuse employer charter, following a campaign by GMB London members in the workplace. The security giant this week signed the deal, giving 9,000 workers the right to 10 days paid leave when facing domestic violence or abusive behaviours, to support them in seeking the appropriate help. The charter calls on employers to support employees experiencing domestic abuse to ensure they wi...
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GMB to ballot 1,100+ G4S Cash Members for strike action over “insulting” pay rise offer
GMB is to ballot more than 1,100 G4S Cash members for strike action over what they believe to be a real terms pay cut.  Workers are reportedly angry after the company offered a pay increase of just 2.5% - well below current inflation rate of 4.8& RPI G4S Cash refused to meet GMB’s demand for a 7.5% pay increase, reinstatement of an overtime rate when they work more than 39 hours a week and night payment rates to be paid between 10pm and 6am. The ballot ...