The Trade Union Association of Subway and Premetro Workers (AGTSYP) announced a Subway strike for this Friday March 31st in the lines D, E and Premetro which will extend between 05:30 and 7:30 a.m.. Said interruption of activities is a continuation of a “fight plan” that pursues, among other things, a reduction in the working day.
“Tomorrow between 5.30 and 7.30 we will continue our fight plan complaining reduction of the working day with 2 francs, to reduce exposure to asbestos, change of fleets contaminated and staff replacement missing”, announced the leadership of the union through a statement.
“In recent months we have held successive hearings and private meetings for our request, where once again we have shown our willingness to reach an understanding”, expressed the metro delegates and regretted that “They have not received a positive response from the Emova dealership”along with “doubting the company Sbase”.
The executive secretary of AGTSYP, Claudio Dellecarbonara, warned that “he fight plan and the measures of force will continue in the coming days until a satisfactory response to their claims is obtained”.
“We remember that the need to reduce the weekly working day is raised by health issues,” they emphasized in the statement, referring to the need to “reduce exposure to asbestos”and carcinogenic mineral which is present in the underground network, according to the union, at least since 2018.
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“We apologize to users in case it affects their trip. We ask that you opt for alternative means of transportation that day.“concluded the text that announced the measure of force whose slogan is the same as the one that took place last Wednesday, with the difference that it affected lines B and C.
The conflict raised is long-standing and adds to the interruptions of activities that the leadership of the union established in demand for greater security measures after different episodes of violence that occurred on different lines of the network.
“We demand that security measures be increased so that we can work in better conditions”, they stated at the time in relation to the claim that gained more strength after the murder of police officer Maribel Zalazarwho approached with an Emova employee to assist a passenger who ended up killing her.
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