Serco has avoided strike action among its bin lorry workers in Bexley after they voted to accept a revised pay deal from the outsourcing company. More than 150 workers were due to down tools for five days in a dispute over pay and health and safety, according to union Unite. However, it added that the campaign was not yet over as Bexley council was currently considering whether to award Serco with another five-year contract. The new deal includes a £10.25 […]
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Strike ballot papers will be distributed among Serco refuse workers in Bexley tomorrow (9 October) as the Unite union gears up for a fight over Covid-19 concerns.
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