Workman's Dismissal.

Oral Answers to Questions — National War Effort. – in the House of Commons on 29th May 1941.

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Photo of Mr Rhys Davies Mr Rhys Davies , Westhoughton

asked the Minister of Labour whether his attention has been drawn to the recent case where an employer dismissed a workman, without giving the usual week's notice, for arriving late at work because his home had suffered through enemy action, with the result that six men and one woman came out on strike in sympathy; and what action he proposes to take against the employer?

Photo of Mr Ernest Bevin Mr Ernest Bevin , Wandsworth Central

If my hon. Friend will be good enough to let me have particulars of the dispute to which he refers, I shall be glad to look into the matter.