Article - 14.02.2020 klo 17.05Industrial action

7 questions and answers about the strikes – Some basics you should know

7 questions and answers about the strikes – Some basics you should know

If no result is reached in the collective agreement negotiations, strikes will begin in the facility services sector Tuesday 18 February. We put together seven key points about the strikes. Read more →

Article - 13.02.2020 klo 15.10Research

When your own car is the only way to get to work– or how to cut down on driving if distance working is not an option.

When your own car is the only way to get to work– or how to cut down on driving if distance working is not an option.

Sonja Hollanti works in a restaurant and drives long distances to work in her own car. She works end-to-end shifts and sometimes sleeps over at her workplace to cut down on driving. Read more →

Article - 29.01.2020 klo 17.04Membership

There are disruptions in the union's deliveries to members and employers – same letters have been sent several times

There are disruptions in the union's deliveries to members and employers – same letters have been sent several times

The problem is being solved but it is possible that some of the members and employers will receive the same messages still for the next couple of days. Read more →

Article - 28.01.2020 klo 09.30Work conditions

The price of constant tendering

The price of constant tendering

PAM wants to reduce the out-of-control price war in the industry and improve the position of hourly-paid employees. Read more →

Article - 27.01.2020 klo 14.23Työehtosopimusneuvottelut

Busy collective bargaining week ahead – six collective agreements in the service industry to expire on Friday

Busy collective bargaining week ahead – six collective agreements in the service industry to expire on Friday

This week, PAM will be negotiating the collective agreements for a total of seven of its sectors. The collective agreements for all but one of them are expiring this Friday.  Read more →

Article - 08.01.2020 klo 08.00Income

High debt levels can be seen in working life–more money talk needed

High debt levels can be seen in working life–more money talk needed

Over-indebtedness is so widespread among households that it shows in working life too. Minna Markkanen of the Guarantee Foundation says that the people who come to them for help are typically middle-aged women working in the care or retail sectors. Read more →

Article - 23.12.2019 klo 09.01

Working hours to secure livelihood for part-timers Read more →

Article - 18.12.2019 klo 12.44

Extra hours bring some leeway to the finances of part-time workers Read more →

Article - 17.12.2019 klo 10.40

Towards better working conditions by collective bargaining Read more →

Article - 25.11.2019 klo 08.28

Occupational health and safety representatives keep it safe Read more →