Kōrero: Strikes and labour disputes

Award negotiations, 1984

Award negotiations, 1984

Lined up on opposite sides of the table, Engineers’ Union and employers’ representatives meet to negotiate the union’s award (the agreed terms of pay and working conditions) in 1984. In the middle sits the conciliator, the independent mediator, often appointed by the government, whose role is to help the two sides reach agreement.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1984/5778/20
Photograph by Phil Reid

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Mark Derby, 'Strikes and labour disputes - Arbitration and strikes', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20466/award-negotiations-1984 (accessed 11 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Mark Derby, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, updated 1 Mar 2016