Serco binmen take strike over pay and ‘victimisation’ into third week


 

The Unite union is predicting a “long hot smelly summer of bin strikes” in south London after it claimed Serco had failed to enter into negotiations over deteriorating industrial relations. Strike action among 140 refuse workers in Bexley began on 12 July and the union said they were now entering their third week in a row over pay and victimisation of workers. Additional walk outs have now been scheduled from Monday 9 August for a fortnight and Unite said they […]