Unite the Union

Unite the Union

February 20, 2008 10:45 ET

Unite and Communisis Achieve Information and Consultation Agreement

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Feb. 20, 2008) - An Information and Consultation Agreement has been reached between Unite the union and printing group Communisis.

The agreement covers over 2,000 employees at six sites across the UK and will give them the legal rights to information and consultation, prior to the company making decisions and will give the workforce the right to have an input before decisions are made.

Unite National Officer, Vernon Robson, said he was pleased with the way the agreement was speedily concluded and added: "This is a very important agreement as it was concluded on a group basis with the full co-operation and agreement of the senior management.

"We look forward to the agreement being implemented in a spirit of goodwill and co-operation to benefit both the employees and the company."

The sites covered by this agreement are in Bath, Crewe, Leeds, Lisburn, Liverpool and Manchester.

Contact Information

  • Vernon Robson
    07860 538534
    Unite Press Office
    Ashraf Choudhury
    020 7420 8914 or 07980 224761