National Grid risks strike to cut pen...

National Grid risks strike to cut pension deficit

There are 2 comments on the The Independent story from Apr 27, 2013, titled National Grid risks strike to cut pension deficit. In it, The Independent reports that:

Furious union leaders have accused National Grid of "North Korean-style sabre rattling", as the operator of Britain's biggest electricity and gas transmission networks risks industrial action to tackle its debilitating pension deficit.

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toolbag

Ashton-under-lyne, UK

#1 May 21, 2013
NG are quite happy for higher tier managers to retire early and take huge lump sums out of the pension scheme plus their pensions but when it comes to front line toolbags,well its a different story. They have actually cut the pay of front line gas workers despite the severe strain that the job places on personal and family life. Whilst the fat cats slurp the cream and do 9 to 4 jobs and see their families,the toolbags work on far into the night..lions led by donkeys..for reduced pay..
brits are pants

Blacklick, OH

#2 May 21, 2013
"North Korean-style sabre rattling" gets this rubbish dumped into the NK forum?

Stupid roboblogger.

Stupid brits.

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