Workers to vote on proposals in OTIS lifts dispute

The strike at OTIS Lifts may be resolved today as a ballot takes place putting new proposals to the members of the TEEU.

The strike has been going on for the past month and affects lifts and escalators at public buildings, including hospitals and shopping centres around the country.

Padraig Yeates is spokesperson for the TEEU and said if today's proposals are not accepted then the union will continue strike action.


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