Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Union-News: 13 March - UNISON strike campaign begins against NHS pension cuts in Scotland
A series of selective strikes are planned across the health service north of the border, designed to increase pressure on the government for Scottish negotiations on all aspects of the government’s pensions changes.
UNISON says the proposed ‘Year 1′ increases to employee contributions of up to 2.4% – which are due to take effect from 1st April – are effectively a pensions tax on health workers.
See more here: http://union-news.co.uk/2012/03/9522/