We are the 91%
The blatant attack on our trade also bought about the highest return of ballot papers for some years. So the ECAs 'Final Offer' was strongly rejected and subsequently withdrawn.
The 'Final, Final Offer' has the same numbers and percentages attached but has the contentious Entrant Grade removed.
This attempt at bringing in a lesser grade into the Electrical Trade is the umpteenth time in recent years with the SMA and BESNA still fresh in our minds,
The ballot papers started being sent out yesterday and everyone who received a ballot paper last time will receive one this time round. The criteria before was to be a JIB card holder and a member of Unite the Union.
If you do not receive a ballot paper but feel you should have a paper please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 29th September - Ballot opens, papers sent out
Thursday 16th October - Ballot closes, last day for papers to arrive to Unite.
Friday 17th October - The count and result