30 July 2010, Friday

Slowdown strike at PTT

PTT(Turkey’s Postal Authority) workers, members of the Union of the Press and Communication Employees, (Haber Sen), will have a slowdown strike on July 20 to draw attention to their unsatisfactory working conditions. Haber Sen is part of KESK, the trade union confederation of public employees.

According to the declaration of the Haber Sen, the work slowdown will occur at 4,000 PTT branches. The eclaration said “we will draw attention to the problems of PTT workers; they are forced to work constantly, without breaks for lunch the bathroom”. “These working conditions are a result of an insufficient number of personnel”, said the Haber-Sen declaration.

Labour World