Chapter V.4-c: Ensure occupational health and safety

Take adequate steps to ensure occupational health and safety in their operations.


All Cases  Closed Cases   Overdue Cases (more than 12 months)
Title sort up sort down Issue Host Country(s) Lead NCP Date submitted NCP Decision Current status sort up sort down Duration sort up sort down Positive outcome
METRO Cash & Carry V Metro Habib Employee Union (on behalf of the employees of METRO Habib Cash & Carry, Pakistan)

Right to organise; retaliation against trade unionists; working conditions, health and safety

Pakistan

Germany NCP


08/01/2014

No Decision

Withdrawn

Closed on 21/05/2014
19 weeks and 0 days
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PROSEGUR AB v UNI Global Union

Interference with the right to organise; evasion of collective bargaining obligations; harassment of trade union organisers and activists.

Brazil
Colombia
Paraguay
Peru

Spain NCP


26/11/2013

Accepted

Ongoing

Duration so far 302 weeks and 5 days

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Ansell Limited V IndustriALL Global Union

Retaliation against trade unionists; firing of union members; health and safety

Malaysia
Sri Lanka

Australia NCP


20/11/2013

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 05/08/2016
141 weeks and 2 days
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Eiffage Energie V Fédération Nationale des Salariés de la Construction et du Bois de la CGT, la Fédération Nationale Construction Bois de la CFDTand CFE CGC BTP

Restructuring and suspension of worker representation structures (Institutions représentatives du personnel (IRP); workers right to consultation; workers right to information

France

France NCP


01/10/2013

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 11/06/2014
36 weeks and 1 days
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Mondelēz International V International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers’ Association (IUF) (Egypt and Tunisia)

Retaliation for trade union activity

Egypt
Tunisia

US NCP


14/03/2013

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 29/10/2013
32 weeks and 5 days
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Banco do Brasil V Sindicato dos Bancários a Financiários de São Paulo, Osasco e Região

Failure to consult; environmental health and safety

Brazil

Brazil NCP


12/03/2013

Accepted

Withdrawn

Closed on 28/01/2015
98 weeks and 1 days
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Excellon Resources Inc. V Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadores Mineros, Metalúrgicos, Siderúrgicos y Similares de la República Mexicana (SNTMMSSRM), 309 of the SNTMMSSRM

Right to freedom of association; protection contracts; environmental pollution; failure to engage with stakeholders

Mexico

Mexico NCP


29/05/2012

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 28/11/2012
26 weeks and 1 days
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Deutsche Lufthansa AG V AFL-CIO, IUF and UNITE HERE

Public and environmental health, workplace safety, employment standards

US

US NCP


26/09/2011

No Decision

Withdrawn

Closed on 01/03/2012
22 weeks and 3 days
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América Móvil S.A.B. de C.V. V UNI Global Union, UNT, STRM, SITCOM and FESC

Unfair dismissal of trade unionists; trade union and human rights

El Salvador
Guatemala
Nicaragua

Mexico NCP


21/09/2011

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 01/06/2012
36 weeks and 2 days
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Sodexo V Service Employees International Union and CGT

Violations of freedom of association, including firing of workers for trade union activities; inadequate health and safety

Colombia
Dominican Republic
Morocco
US

France NCP


US NCP


30/07/2010

Rejected

Withdrawn

Closed on 01/09/2011
56 weeks and 6 days
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Hochtief V New Zealand Amalgamated Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union

The use of 'dependent contractors' to undermine freedom of association and ability to bargain collectively in violation of ILO Conventions 87 and 98 and to avoid financial responsibilities

New Zealand

New Zealand NCP


03/09/2009

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 16/02/2010
23 weeks and 5 days
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Royal Dutch Shell V Colectivo Alternativo Verde (CAVE) and SIPETROL-SP (Petroleum By-Product and Ore Workers' Labour Union of the State of Sao Paolo)

Workers' Health and Safety

Brazil

Brazil NCP


08/05/2006

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 25/03/2009
150 weeks and 2 days
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Groupe Lactalis V the United Farm workers Union (UFW)

Right to trade union representation, health and safety, sexual discrimination in hiring practices and harassment

US

US NCP


24/05/2005

Rejected

Closed

Duration not known
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Angelica Textile Services V UNITE-HERE

Right to organise; occuaptional health and safety; training

US

Netherlands NCP


US NCP


03/08/2004

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 01/06/2005
43 weeks and 1 days
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Life Uniform V UNITE-HERE and CATY

Safety standards, minimum wage

Mexico

US NCP


12/07/2004

No Decision

No Information

Duration so far 791 weeks and 6 days
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Saint-Gobain V International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers’ Union (ICEM)

Right to trade union representation, the right to information for meaningful negotiations and the right to a safe and healthy workplace

US

US NCP


05/06/2003

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 01/05/2007
203 weeks and 5 days
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