Story: Unions and employee organisations

Stop-work notice

Stop-work notice

The 1970s saw the largest number of union disputes in New Zealand’s history. Most were small-scale and short-lived, like the stop-work meeting by Engineers Union members in the aircraft industry, announced by this handwritten notice in 1974.

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Erik Olssen, 'Unions and employee organisations - Unions after 1960', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)

Story by Erik Olssen, published 11 Mar 2010