Unite the Union

Unite the Union

September 14, 2007 08:01 ET

Unite reaction to Northern Rock emergency funding

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2007) -

Karen Reay, Unite National Officer says: "In light of the announcement today by Northern Rock Unite the union is today seeking assurances that the current situation will not result in any redundancies amongst the 6,500 staff. Whilst staff have been told that there will be no compulsory redundancies, Unite wants an undertaking that there will not be any voluntary redundancies given that they have today announced a recruitment freeze."

Northern Rock employs 6,500 employees in the UK
Unite is the only recognised trade union representing staff in Northern Rock.

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