Benteler Automotive UK v ISTC TUR 1/4/00 CAC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Trade union recognition: Union proposed bargaining unit was compatible with effective management

    15 November 2000

    A union-proposed "bargaining unit" consisting of weekly-paid production operatives and material handlers was based on the reality of the employer's existing management organisation and practice, and was compatible with effective management for the purposes of the new trade union recognition provisions, decides the Central Arbitration Committee in Benteler Automotive UK v ISTC.