Working life - 23.01.2023 klo 17.02
Average minimum working hours, pay rise and access to occupational healthcare - what should you know about them?
PAM’s Chief Negotiator Marja Salmivuori and her assistants answers questions put by members.
Working life - 12.01.2023 klo 13.52
Upheavals in the private security sector
In recent weeks, bouncers and security guards have come in for fierce criticism in public. In the controversy, comments have been made on the training and skills of those working in the sector.
Working life - 27.12.2022 klo 12.38
Preparing for possible power cuts at workplaces - here is what you need to know
PAM has received a number of inquiries about how possible power cuts could affect work duties, working hours arrangements and wage payments. We have put together answers to the questions that workers are most concerned about.
Working life - 07.09.2021 klo 11.12
Fastline is open – support and advice available on working conditions in fast food restaurants
The problems that have emerged in fast food restaurants need to be put right. PAM offers a channel for employees in the sector where you can get support with any problems you face in your workplace.
Working life - 13.08.2021 klo 14.30
New PAM members Natalia Laitinen enjoys her work as a hotel housekeeper
Natalia Laitinen joined PAM on the recommendation of a workmate. The support of the union adds security to her workday.
Working life - 10.08.2021 klo 09.00
What employees should know if their employer asks about Covid vaccinations
Employees can, and indeed should, tell about their vaccination state voluntarily. Employers can encourage people to get vaccinated, for example by facilitating vaccination during working time. However, no-one can be forced to get vaccinated, tell about it or get tested.
Working life - 22.07.2021 klo 14.52
District Court issues judgment on unjustified termination of employment relationship
On 21 June 2021, the District Court of Helsinki issued a judgment by default in a case involving unjustified termination of an employee’s employment relationship. The District Court found that there was no justification for terminating the employee’s contract. The District Court’s judgment is not final.
Working life - 21.07.2021 klo 10.27
Quarantine does not entitle you to postpone annual holiday
Even though vaccinations have progressed well, you can still be exposed to coronavirus in Finland this summer. If you have to quarantine, it is important to realise that quarantine does not entitle you to postpone annual holiday.
Working life - 08.07.2021 klo 09.17
PAM taking case of member who worked as food courier to court
Service Union United PAM is taking legal action over the existence of a food courier’s employment relationship. The action was filed at the District Court of Helsinki on Thursday 8 July.