Managing Industrial Disputes in Higher Institutions in Enugu State

 Managing Industrial Disputes in Higher Institutions in Enugu State

MEANING OF INDUSTRIAL DISPUTE

Industrial dispute is said to occur whenever there is disagreement between the employer and employees on agreed terms of contract leading to partial or complete stoppage of work.

The trade union decree number 31 of 1973 defined a trade dispute as any dispute between employers and workers or between workers which D connected with the employment or non-employment of he terms of employment of non-employment of the terms of employment or conditions of work of any person while Ubeku (1975) defined grievance as real or imagined complaint by an employee against his employer based on the alleged misinterpretation misapplication or non-application of the terms and conditions of employment. [Read more…]