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 164653
98 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - March, 2007 [11] KCTU 2007.04.13 165366
97 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - April, 2007 [11] KCTU 2007.05.09 165385
96 US Congress Letter on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea, March 2007 update [16] KCTU 2007.04.13 166252
95 Documents of Workshop on the Current Developments Regarding Industrial Relations in South Korea [12] KCTU 2007.05.09 167363
94 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.07.09 167509
93 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 [12] KCTU 2007.08.10 168249
92 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [13] KCTU 2007.06.29 168443
91 Joint Statement on Daewoo International's Suspicious Illegal Exports of Defense Indutry Materials [11] KCTU 2006.09.29 168847
90 Summary Paper on the 'Roadmap' for the advancement of industrial relations [14] KCTU 2006.10.09 169409
89 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea [13] KCTU 2008.08.02 170137
88 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [12] KCTU 2008.08.02 170199
87 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 [16] KCTU 2009.03.05 170261
86 KCTU Report : Understanding the Actual Situation of Labor Rights in South Korea, Feb. 2007 [10] KCTU 2007.02.22 170375
85 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [14] KCTU 2007.11.01 170377
84 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [17] KCTU 2008.11.12 170417
83 Report of Trade Union Repression in South Korea [11] KCTU 2006.11.13 170607
82 [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [11] KCTU 2007.08.10 170619
81 Protest Letter to J.W. Howard, Australian Government, Nov 30 [11] KCTU 2006.11.30 170623
80 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [11] KCTU 2006.09.22 170646
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