Nuclear news updates
The government have signalled that they will make concessions on Euratom in this evening's debate on the EU Withdrawal Bill.
Ballot papers have been issued to members today (8 December) after Dounreay Site Restoration Limited failed to make an acceptable pay offer following months of negotiations. Members will be asked to support a short strike followed by an overtime ban.
The Nuclear Industry Council (NIC) has today published a sector deal for the nuclear industry. The Council includes representatives from the industry, trade unions and the government.
Media reports have indicated today that the UK government will ask the EU if it can stay in the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).
Following the failure of Dounreay Site Restoration Limited to make an acceptable pay offer to Prospect members employed at the Caithness site, Prospect has today formally notified the company of its intention to commence a strike ballot on December 1st 2017.