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    :: Sunday, June 25, 2006 ::

    Anti-union, Stingy, Deceitful, Anti-worker - By Gerry Bates, Workers' Liberty, UK
    Asda is also trying to impose ridiculous workloads on warehouse and depots staff, putting them at risk from serious injury. At present workers move up to 1,100 boxes every shift. The firm wants to increase this to 1,400 per shift — equivalent to the weight of a car extra every day.

    Asda Wal-Mart has waged a consistent campaign of victimisation and discrimination against workers and trade union reps. It has frequently suspended GMB stewards and obstructed their rights.
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