Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation to Ensure:

1.        8 Hour Work Day
2.        Transfer Fuel Cost from Workers to Construction Companies
3.        Payment for Work Completed within 16 Days.


On June 16, 2008 18,000 Dump Truck Drivers affiliated to the Korean Construction Workers Union of the Korean Federation of Construction Industry Trade Unions (KFCITU) went on strike calling on construction transportation companies to implement the guidelines related to the legislation on construction equipment.  The bill was passed last July and the guidelines were introduced by the South Korean government in consultations with trade unions.  

Dump Truck drivers as well as Remicon (ready-mixed cement) drivers, Bulldozer drivers, and other construction transportation workers are what one considers to be
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99 KCTU Representative's Speech at Founding Congress of ITUC [12] KCTU 2006.11.09 166372
98 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - April, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.05.09 167262
97 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - March, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.04.13 167431
96 US Congress Letter on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea, March 2007 [17] KCTU 2007.04.13 168097
95 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [13] KCTU 2007.07.09 169183
94 Documents of Workshop on the Current Developments Regarding Industrial Relations in South Korea [13] KCTU 2007.05.09 169443
93 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 update [13] KCTU 2007.08.10 169928
92 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [13] KCTU 2007.06.29 170176
91 Joint Statement on Daewoo International's Suspicious Illegal Exports of Defense Indutry Materials [11] KCTU 2006.09.29 170593
90 Summary Paper on the 'Roadmap' for the advancement of industrial relations [14] KCTU 2006.10.09 171131
89 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [12] KCTU 2008.08.02 171493
88 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea update [15] KCTU 2008.08.02 171603
87 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [15] KCTU 2007.11.01 171619
86 KCTU Report : Understanding the Actual Situation of Labor Rights in South Korea, Feb. 2007 [10] KCTU 2007.02.22 171732
85 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [17] KCTU 2008.11.12 171797
84 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 update [19] KCTU 2009.03.05 172074
83 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [11] KCTU 2006.09.22 172082
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81 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [12] KCTU 2008.04.14 172122
80 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [11] KCTU 2006.10.23 172133
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