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 164206
98 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - March, 2007 [11] KCTU 2007.04.13 164877
97 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - April, 2007 [11] KCTU 2007.05.09 164882
96 US Congress Letter on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea, March 2007 [15] KCTU 2007.04.13 165700
95 Documents of Workshop on the Current Developments Regarding Industrial Relations in South Korea [12] KCTU 2007.05.09 166809
94 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.07.09 166982
93 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.08.10 167744
92 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [13] KCTU 2007.06.29 167939
91 Joint Statement on Daewoo International's Suspicious Illegal Exports of Defense Indutry Materials [11] KCTU 2006.09.29 168342
90 Summary Paper on the 'Roadmap' for the advancement of industrial relations [14] KCTU 2006.10.09 168934
89 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea [13] KCTU 2008.08.02 169705
88 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [12] KCTU 2008.08.02 169782
87 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 [16] KCTU 2009.03.05 169791
86 KCTU Report : Understanding the Actual Situation of Labor Rights in South Korea, Feb. 2007 [10] KCTU 2007.02.22 169978
85 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [14] KCTU 2007.11.01 170011
84 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [17] KCTU 2008.11.12 170034
83 Report of Trade Union Repression in South Korea [11] KCTU 2006.11.13 170103
82 KCTU Flyer for the ILO Conference, June 2006 [11] KCTU 2006.08.05 170190
81 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [11] KCTU 2006.09.22 170190
80 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [13] KCTU 2007.06.27 170196
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