A series of strikes among bin men working for Suez Recycling and Recovery could disrupt Christmas for residents in Doncaster, according to union Unite. It accused the company of bullying its workers and said it had no option but to ballot for industrial action. A ballot opened on Tuesday this week and closes on 24 November. If members support industrial action, strikes could begin next month. Unite said members had reported “widespread bullying and harassment” and it claimed the suspension […]
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