Unite to investigate claims of collusion with construction blacklist

Allegations focus on union officials passing information to bosses about potential ‘troublemakers’

Britain’s biggest trade union has launched an inquiry into longstanding allegations that union officials colluded with a clandestine blacklist which was run and funded by large construction firms to prevent specific workers from getting jobs.

The inquiry set up by Unite will examine claims that union officials privately passed information to construction industry managers who compiled secret files on thousands of workers.

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Source: The Guardian
Unite to investigate claims of collusion with construction blacklist