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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No. Subject Name Regdate Hits
79 KCTU Brief on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea [17] admin 2009.06.09 434206
78 ILO CFA Conclusion and Recommendations on the case of MTU(Case No. 2620) [18] KCTU 2009.04.07 190318
77 Press Statement of Global Unions Mission to South Korea-Feb.2009 [14] KCTU 2009.03.05 171775
76 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 [16] KCTU 2009.03.05 166631
75 NGO Report : Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in South Korea [14] KCTU 2009.02.16 167701
74 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [17] KCTU 2008.11.12 167619
73 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [12] KCTU 2008.08.02 167542
72 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea [13] KCTU 2008.08.02 167335
71 KCTU-MTU Presentation Paper for the Side Event on Rising Repression against the Migrant Workers [14] KCTU 2008.08.02 167999
» Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation [15] KCTU 2008.07.15 167636
69 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [11] KCTU 2008.04.14 167725
68 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the Second Edition of 2008 [32] KCTU 2008.04.14 174285
67 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [13] KCTU 2008.03.04 168112
66 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [12] KCTU 2007.12.14 167645
65 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [14] KCTU 2007.11.01 167561
64 [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [11] KCTU 2007.08.10 168262
63 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.08.10 164680
62 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.07.09 163895
61 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [12] KCTU 2007.06.29 164796
60 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [12] KCTU 2007.06.27 168136
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