UNISON Northern Ireland

UNISON calls on Interserve staff to be returned to the public sector

Statement from Brian Ferguson, Regional Organiser, UNISON

UNISON are concerned about reports that outsourcing giant  Interserve who have contracts in health and education are in financial troubles.  Brian Ferguson, Regional Organiser said "the financial difficulties Interserve find themselves in is a warning that outsourcing of the public services is not a good idea." 

"A large number of Interserve staff are employed in health and education.  UNISON are calling on schools and colleges and the Western Trust to ensure that all staff are protected and returned to the public sector."