by Tom Lansdell
BLACKLISTERS Carillion were blamed yesterday for the “squalid” state of a north London jail where prisoners are being subjected to “overcrowded” and “inhumane” conditions.
Inspectors singled out the outsourced...
Saturday 29th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
by Felicity Collier
LIBRARY workers in a south London borough are to strike for a week to fight the privatisation of the service, their union revealed yesterday.
Members of Unite who work across 14 libraries in Bromley will launch industrial action from April 1.
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
CLEANERS at Nationwide Bank’s headquarters in Swindon are to ballot on strike action.
Contractor Carillion — which was involved in blacklisting in the construction industry — plans to cut the cleaners’ hours and introduce new evening shift patterns affecting...
Saturday 6th Aug 2016
JUDGE BLOCKS CRIMINAL TRIAL FOR BLACKLIST BOSSES
Thursday 12th May 2016
REDCAR and Cleveland Council in Yorkshire dumped trans-national services contractor Carillion yesterday due to its involvement in blacklisting construction workers.
The council will not renew a £5 million highway services contract with blacklist operator Carillion which it has...
Wednesday 9th Mar 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
THE price of a worker’s life was set at a measly £200,000 by magistrates yesterday following the death of a rail maintenance worker who was hit by a train, writes Peter Lazenby.
Lincoln magistrates’ court imposed the fine on super-rich Carillion Construction Ltd for...
Wednesday 13th Jan 2016
Dave Smith has been blacklisted for trade union activities. Here he explains how the law favours employers
Saturday 8th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
A BLACKLISTED worker vowed yesterday to take his fight to change British law on agency workers’ rights to Strasbourg after the Supreme Court rejected his appeal.
Campaigner Dave Smith, a former electrician and union rep, is fighting blacklisters Carillion after he was repeatedly...
Wednesday 5th Aug 2015
Secret letter reveals Consulting Association Kerr’s attempts to target NHS whistleblowers for list
Wednesday 1st Apr 2015
posted by Will Stone in Britain
Committee slams construction firms’ meagre compensation
Friday 27th Mar 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain