ISS KAD DLR strike ballot called after company disregards union's serious concerns

We note the report from the Lead Officer and correspondence from our Docklands Light Railway Branch; and that despite the union declaring a dispute back on the 4th October 2017, undertakings and promises made in talks by the company and prompts from our DLR Branch; that the company is disregarding our serious concerns and security issues.

This breakdown in industrial relations recklessly embarked on by the company is matched and exceeded by our members resolve to have their concerns addressed to their complete satisfaction.

We therefore instruct the General Secretary to ballot All Grades on the ISS KAD Docklands Light Railway contract for the following Industrial Actions:

  • STRIKE ACTION
  • OVERTIME AND REST DAY WORKING BAN
  • MEMBERS NOT TO DEVIATE FROM CURRENT VALID APPROVED WORK AND SAFETY INSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS
  • MEMBERS NOT TO DEVIATE FROM CURRENT VALID APPROVED RISK ASSESSMENTS

Industrial Action to take place at any time during the 6 months following the close of the ballot.

Members to be advised by email and text.

The Docklands Light Railway Branch and the London Transport Regional Council to be advised.