Industrial action called in train prep dispute

Subject: TRAIN PREPARATION PAYMENTS, TRANSPLANT MAINTENANCE STAFF – LONDON UNDERGROUND (EX-AP JNP)

We note the report from our Lead Officer who has consulted directly with our members and representative; that the talks with the company have not reached a satisfactory outcome.

We instruct our member to take the following Industrial Action Short of a Strike commencing at 00:01 on Wednesday 14th February 2018 in the form of:

  • OVERTIME AND REST DAY WORKING BAN

  • MEMBERS NOT TO CARRY OUT ROLES BEYOND THEIR SUBSTANTIVE POSITIONS AND LOCATIONS

  • MEMBERS NOT TO DEVIATE FROM CURRENT VALID APPROVED WORK AND SAFETY INSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS

  • MEMBERS NOT TO DEVIATE FROM CURRENT VALID APPROVED RISK ASSESSMENTS

  • MEMBERS NOT TO DEVIATE FROM LATEST ISSUE OF TUBE LINES SUPPLEMENT TO THE RULE BOOK

  • MEMBERS NOT TO WORK ONSITE UNLESS A FIRST AIDER IS ON DUTY

  • MEMBERS NOT TO PERFORM COACHING AND/OR BUDDY DUTIES

  • REST BREAKS TO BE TAKEN WITHIN LEGAL/AGREED PARAMETRES

  • PERSONAL MOBILE DEVICES ARE NOT FOR WORK RELATED USE

 

We remain available for talks with the company and at ACAS

Members to be advised by email and text.

LU Fleet Branch and the London Transport Regional Council to be advised.

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