UCAL workers receive money

A threat of industrial action at United Commercial Autoworks Ltd, (UCAL) was averted today after workers received outstanding monies.

The employees had threatend to withdraw their labour after management failed to pay their weekly wages yesterday, their normal payday.

When a team from Barbados TODAY visited the workshop at Weymouth, Roebuck Street, St Michael the workers were busy repairing Transport Board buses, as seen here.

UCAL workers on the job.
UCAL workers on the job.

Meanwhile, a source told Barbados TODAY it was unclear if the company would be in a position to pay wages next week.

5 Responses to UCAL workers receive money

  1. Tony Webster January 9, 2015 at 6:28 am

    Judging from all the recent published photos…they doan look too happy! I wonder what they are thinking about their decision to trust the big-brain people who sold them the idea to jump into that leaky boat called UCAL. Sold down the river. Or up the gap…widout a paddle. God help them.

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  2. Prince Nick
    Prince Nick January 9, 2015 at 8:23 am

    a weeks pay stupse

    Reply
  3. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce January 9, 2015 at 12:37 pm

    It is not looking good in Bim. Yet the PM can find money to host an event for repeat visitors to the island. Pure foolishness going on in Bim.

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  4. Sebastian Da Costa
    Sebastian Da Costa January 9, 2015 at 3:14 pm

    they shoud get all the owed money but no one in that photo loo like they going hungry.

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  5. Sophia Shelldene Alleyne-Applewhaite
    Sophia Shelldene Alleyne-Applewhaite January 9, 2015 at 7:14 pm

    How do you look when you are hungry? Some days I go hungry but do I look it I think that’s a strange comment

    Reply

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