Employee relations

November 1995
People Management;11/2/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p13
Presents news reports on employee relations in Great Britain. Planned strike of Unison against the attempts by the Coventry city council to reemploy staff on new contracts that reduce pay and conditions; Possibility of strikes in the National Health Service despite settlement reached between the management and union; Series of strikes at Zeneca following rejection by workers of a final pay offer.


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