Few years ago I saw a bank manager firing at his steno for not doing the job properly and exchanging hot words at each other. Manager - I am going to charge sheet you. Steno
You may do whatever you want to do I am not bothered. Is the feeling that the union will support him the reason for this attitude of the steno? Is this one of the contributions of our trade unionism retarding our progress? Your views?
Yes this is the strength that the union has given; but this is the perverted use. Before, 1955, since there was no union, especially State Bank employees had been hard pressed with the load of work and were made to work up 12 of night or more without any overtime allowance. This was a great torture to the employees. The employees had to go to their residence by trains which would not be available by that time. They had to sleep on the tables of the branches.
then was a registered union formed and the atrocities were curtailed. The management had been given a clear understanding that no employee would work for more than two hour even on payment of overtime allowances. All te ...more
Now the trade unions are more or less toothless.