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
99 KCTU Representative's Speech at Founding Congress of ITUC [12] KCTU 2006.11.09 167104
98 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - April, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.05.09 167911
97 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - March, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.04.13 168054
96 US Congress Letter on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea, March 2007 [17] KCTU 2007.04.13 168702
95 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [13] KCTU 2007.07.09 169798
94 Documents of Workshop on the Current Developments Regarding Industrial Relations in South Korea [13] KCTU 2007.05.09 170102
93 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 [14] KCTU 2007.08.10 170589
92 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [13] KCTU 2007.06.29 170792
91 Joint Statement on Daewoo International's Suspicious Illegal Exports of Defense Indutry Materials [11] KCTU 2006.09.29 171253
90 Summary Paper on the 'Roadmap' for the advancement of industrial relations [14] KCTU 2006.10.09 171715
89 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [13] KCTU 2008.08.02 171988
88 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea [15] KCTU 2008.08.02 172106
87 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [17] KCTU 2007.11.01 172114
86 KCTU Report : Understanding the Actual Situation of Labor Rights in South Korea, Feb. 2007 [10] KCTU 2007.02.22 172250
85 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [20] KCTU 2008.11.12 172309
84 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 [20] KCTU 2009.03.05 172672
83 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [11] KCTU 2006.09.22 172698
82 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [12] KCTU 2008.04.14 172702
81 KCTU-MTU Presentation Paper for the Side Event on Rising Repression against the Migrant Workers [16] KCTU 2008.08.02 172707
80 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [11] KCTU 2006.10.23 172719
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