unionisation


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Noun1.unionisation - act of forming labor unionsunionisation - act of forming labor unions; "the issue underlying the strike was unionization"
establishment, constitution, formation, organisation, organization - the act of forming or establishing something; "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"
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The unionisation ballot was 53 votes short of the minimum needed, with 320 of the 744 participating employees voting in favour of having the union represent them.
The gap in unionisation between private and public sector workers was particularly troubling.
On February 18th 1997, the employees of the franchise in St-Hubert, a Montreal suburb, filed their request for unionisation with the Teamsters, an affiliate of the 480 000 members strong Quebec Federation of Labour (QFL).