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The government has begun a call for evidence on the "appropriateness and ease" with which electronic balloting could be introduced for industrial disputes. 08 Mar 2017
ANALYSIS: Commuters in the south east of England faced further transport disruption this week when services were cancelled by Southern Rail over industrial action by on-board staff who are members of the RMT trade union. 24 Feb 2017
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Higher ballot thresholds which must be met before trade unions can proceed with industrial action, particularly in relation to 'important public services', will come into force on 1 March 2017, the government has confirmed. 16 Feb 2017
The partial resolution of the dispute between Southern Rail and trade union representatives for its drivers and conductors provides an "interesting contrast and lessons" for both employers and unions, an expert has said. 06 Feb 2017
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