Type
Internal restructuring
Country
Slovakia
Region
Location of affected unit(s)
Slovakia
Sector
Transportation / Storage
Land, Water And Air Transportation
Land Transport And Transport Via Pipelines
49.2 - Freight rail transport

500 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
19 April 2013
Employment effect (start)
1 May 2013
Foreseen end date
31 December 2013

Description

Slovak state-owned freight railway company Zeleznicna Spolocnost Cargo Slovakia (ZSSK Cargo) announced that it will dismiss up to 500 employees in 2013. The new collective agreement between the management and the trade unions includes this provision. The original restructuring plan referred to 600 redundancies. For previously announced restructurings see ZSSK Cargo–2011a and ZSSK Cargo–2011b


Sources

  • 19 April 2013: Hospodárske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2013), Zeleznicna Spolocnost Cargo Slovakia, Internal restructuring in Slovakia, factsheet number 75282, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/75282.