There will be no strike for workers on mobile offshore units as Industri Energi and The Norwegian Shipowners Association came to an agreement with help from the State Mediator.
- Representing the passengers we must be admitted where the decisions that affect our members' safety are made, says helicopter expert Henrik Solvorn Fjeldsbø in Industri Energi and Jake Molloy in British RMT.
The Arthur Svensson Prize: We condemn the travel ban on Bahraini education union leader Jalila al-Salman
Monday night, Mrs. Jalila al-Salman, the vice president of the Bahraini teachers’ association, was banned from leaving the country and her passport was confiscated. The trade unionist was on her way to participate in the Arthur Svensson Prize ceremony in Oslo on Wednesday 15. June.
We strongly condemn this attack and demand that the government of Bahrain lift the ban immediately.
The Employers showed no willingness to meet our responsible and moderate claims for the mobile units agreement. Industri Energi are hopeful for constructive mediation, thus avoiding a strike in an already difficult time.
– We tried to reach a responsible settlement in line with the difficult situation of the oil industry. However, the employers showed no willingness to reach an agreement and unfortunately we saw no other solution than to break the negotiations, says Asle Reime, leader of the negotiations for Industri Energi.
Rowan has agreed with Industri Energi to not use the so-called Secondment Agreements in the company. - This is very important and contributes to better protection of the employees, says National Secretary Fraser Knox.
The Norwegian trade union Industri Energi is concerned about how DNO ASA has managed its corporate social responsibility (CSR) in Yemen. Read the letter that has been sent to Norwegian shareholders.
Industri Energi is shaken and appalled by the suicide bombings and terrorist attacks that have taken place in several countries the last months.
On behalf of Industri Energi- Norway and as co-chair for energy section in IndustriAll Europe I will express the deepest condolences regarding this terror attack.
Industri Energi congratulates the Tunisian trade union confederation, the Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT), with the Nobel Peace Prize 2015, which UGTT was awarded together with three other organizations; the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA), the Tunisian Human Rights League (LTDH), and the Tunisian Order of Lawyers.
Leif Sande, chairman of The Arthur Svensson International Prize for Trade Union Rights congratulates the Tunisian trade union confederation, the Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT), with the Nobel Peace Prize 2015, which UGTT was awarded together with three other organizations; the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA), the Tunisian Human Rights League (LTDH), and the Tunisian Order of Lawyers.