RATP: A new strike day is scheduled for Tuesday 31 January
Already mobilized against the pension reform last Thursday, several RATP unions are calling for a new mobilization next week. Another demonstration is therefore planned for Tuesday 31 January.
“January 31 is also on the streets,” warns the union RATP Solidaires, which plans to mobilize again next Tuesday against the pension reform, without knowing whether this mobilization will affect the smooth running of public transport on the island will. de France region.
— Solidarity RATP (@SolidairesRatp) January 22, 2023
“Any reform requires sacrifices from workers while other sources of funding are possible. Our rulers, licensed financiers, should punt their friends from the multinationals and big corporations that pour their billions in profits into tax havens without even paying the taxes,” writes also The RATP base in a press release.
“No” at the end of the special diet
Generally, as part of the fight against pension reform or to demand better working conditions, RATP agents have been mobilized for months, particularly to protect their special regime. Because if newcomers to the company no longer have access to this special regulation, the old ones still benefit from it.
“As you know, many colleagues no longer benefit from bonuses despite experiencing the same scarcity of time, the same deterioration in working conditions and the same polluted air. The return to bonuses for all intermediaries is essential because we are all in the same boat,” the union explains.
Bonuses that, in his opinion, “far from being a privilege, given the many sacrifices that agents have to endure to ensure a quality public service at the service of users”. “No ambiguity for our movement, we are in favor of maintaining our special regime as well as returning bonuses to all agents, as was previously done with the RATP,” expresses La Base.