The CGT, SUD-Rail and CFDT unions on Friday launched an appeal for strike at the SNCF July 6 to demand wage increases for railway workers in the face of inflation. “Like all employees in France and in Europe, railway workers are hard hit by the explosion of inflation, we must act to win salary increases“, say these unions in a joint press release. “The post-pandemic and geostrategic context, with the war in Ukraine, is leading to a price spike unmatched in 40 years.they worry.
The three big unions call for a strike
“A round table is scheduled for July 6, the trade union federations CGT, SUD-Rail, CFDT are already calling the railway workers to strike that day so that the management responds positively to our legitimate demands. The strike is planned from July 5 from 7:00 p.m. until July 7 at 8:00 a.m.