Strike at Pirelli Plant Cancelled

3rd August 2007 | 0 Comments

Workers at the Pirelli facility in Carlisle have called off their planned three days of strike action after the tyremaker dropped plans to subcontract grinding operations to a third party. Despite previous assurances from Pirelli that the outsourcing would not result in job losses, more than 700 employees were scheduled to strike on August 3, 4 and 17 after 66.4 per cent of manual workers belonging to the Transport and General Workers’ Union (T&G) voted in favour of industrial action.

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