\”During the negotiating process, we responded to union concerns by ensuring additional protection for lower paid staff. Those earning £30,000 or less – 80% of all staff – will still get up to between two and three years salary, while civil servants earning over £30,000 will have redundancy pay capped at two times salary.
\”This package brings the civil service more into line with the rest of the public sector and still offers more generous terms than much of the private sector.\”
People that it\’s almost impossible to fire insisting that they get vastly better redundo than people that you can fire.
I think this is one of those strikes worth breaking, don\’t you?