Ballot result


Circular: 2018HOC0292MW

Dear Brother/Sister

BALLOT RESULT

Please note that the result of the ballot as to whether members of the FBU are prepared to take   part in industrial action consisting of a strike in relation to the trade dispute is as follows:

Number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot:              1170

Number of votes cast in the ballot:                                                         954

Number of individuals answering “yes” to the question:                         860

Number of individuals answering “no” to the question:                 93

Number of spoiled or otherwise invalid voting papers returned:                 1    

The number of votes cast in the ballot is at least 50% of the number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot.

The number of individuals answering “Yes” to the question is at least 40% of the number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot.

A majority voted in favour of strike action. I will contact you shortly to give details of the proposed strike action once it has been determined.

With best wishes,

Matt Wrack
General secretary

MW/jr

 

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