It is Fellesforbundet and Byggenæringens Landsforening (BNL) that try to agree on the collective bargaining agreement in the construction trades. The deadline expires at midnight, writes Frifagbevegelse.
17,000 construction workers in over 900 companies will go on strike if they do not agree.
Late Friday night, the results in the front subject (industry) were presented. It ended with a general supplement of 50 øre per hour for everyone (almost 1,000 kroner a year for a full-time position), as well as raising the minimum wage rates. The limit was 1.7 per cent, which means a cautious improvement in the workers’ purchasing power.