News - 18.09.2018 klo 09.00Politics

Making dismissal easier in small companies would be a risk: Already many disputes

Making dismissal easier in small companies would be a risk: Already many disputes

The Finnish government plans to make it easier to dismiss workers for personal reasons in companies with less than 20 people. PAM’s statistics show that there are already relatively more disputes in small companies than in large ones – even the current laws and collective agreements are not properly applied everywhere. Read more →

News - 17.09.2018 klo 18.00Society

Rönni-Sällinen to run for PAM President

Rönni-Sällinen to run for PAM President

Annika Rönni-Sällinen, who has served the trade union movement for more than 20 years, is the first one to confirm her candidacy for PAM’s President. Read more →

News - 14.09.2018 klo 19.00Collective agreement negotiations

Security guards dissatisfied – walkouts at workplaces

Security guards dissatisfied – walkouts at workplaces

Vartiointialalle kulkeutui torstaina viesti, ettei alan työehtosopimusneuvottelut ole edenneet toivotusti ja palkka-asia hiertää pahasti. Näistä olosuhteista johtuen aamuyöllä nähtiin ulosmarssi, kun Prevent 360:n vartijat poistuivat työpaikaltaan kesken työvuoron.On Thursday the message reached the security guarding sector that the collective... Read more →

News - 13.09.2018 klo 17.30Collective agreement negotiations

Deadlock in negotiations in the security guarding sector – pay rises a particular sticking point

Deadlock in negotiations in the security guarding sector – pay rises a particular sticking point

Negotiations in the security guarding sector continued today in a downbeat atmosphere. PAM’s negotiators were surprised by the cool reception given by the employers’ federation. Read more →

News - 30.08.2018 klo 09.57Cooperation negotiations

Marimekko initiates cooperation negotiations with its employees

Marimekko initiates cooperation negotiations with its employees

Design and textile enterprise Marimekko plans to close two of its stores in Finland, due to financial reasons. Read more →

News - 29.08.2018 klo 11.13Society

Experts advise employees what to ask if they suspect work-related exploitation

Experts advise employees what to ask if they suspect work-related exploitation

In recent years the numbers of victims of human trafficking have been increasing. According to an expert, human trafficking is often difficult to spot, but people should have the confidence to act where they see exploitation. Due to their nature, service sectors can be susceptible to work-related exploitation. Read more →

News - 24.08.2018 klo 14.38

Young people also need a balance between work and leisure time Read more →

News - 23.08.2018 klo 15.23

Collective agreement negotiations are starting up for security guards, removal service and copying and printing sector employees Read more →

News - 17.08.2018 klo 15.16

Online point-of-sale systems are an effective way to combat economic crime Read more →

News - 16.08.2018 klo 10.44

SASK is yet again training Fair work ambassadors – Apply now! Read more →