AUA: Negotiations Failed, Imminent Protests

TransportAirlines & Airports ♦ Published: December 10, 2010; 07:00 ♦ (Vindobona)

Collective agreement negotiations between employee representatives and top leaders of Austrian Airlines had to be interrupted without results.

AUA: Negotiations Failed, Imminent Protests / Picture: © Austrian Airlines / Flickr Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

After the confrontation course between workers and employers became already evident last week, no agreement on salary negotiations could be reached this week either. There is a threat of protest actions.

These could span several days, according to sources from the Union of Private Employees. The tone is  expected to be combative. The works council chairman, Alfred Junghans…