Bentley Workers Mull Strike over Pension Closure

2018-04-26T09:30:55-07:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Pension Funding|Tags: , |

In a move toward a possible strike, workers at Bentley Motors headquarters in Crewe, UK, have voted in support of industrial action in a consultative ballot over plans to close the company’s defined benefit pension plan. Members of union Unite, including car production workers, senior staff, and managers, backed a strike action by an overwhelming 98% on a 92% turnout in the consultative ballot. The union warns that the move to close the pension plan could cost Bentley workers tens [...]