The Government of Jamaica v Bustamante Industrial Trade Union & Jamaica Union of Public Officers and Public Employees
Industrial Dispute Tribunal
Lynch, C.; Holness, R.; Dixon, R.
IDT 7 of 1975
Labour Law - Industrial Disputes — Terms of Employment
The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment by letter dated 20th August, 1975, in accordance with section 9(4) of the Labour Relations and Industrial Disputes Act, 1975, referred to the Tribunal for settlement, an Industrial Dispute between the Employers and certain Assistant Nurses and Midwives employee, in the Hospital and Health Services of the Ministry of Health and Environmental Control and represented jointly by the Trade Unions.
The division of the Tribunal selected in accordance with section 8(2) of the Act to hear the dispute was as follows –
Mr. B. w. Lynch
Mr. Noel Holness
Mr. Edward Dixon
The Crown was represented by –
Mr. A. Alberga (Legal)
Mr. A. G. Irons
Mr. I. G. Grant
Mr. C. L. Taylor
The Trade Unions were represented by
Mr. J.A.G. Myers
National Workers Union
Mr. Claude O'Reagan
Jamaica Union of Public Officers
Mr. Alton Bryan
and Public Employees
And several worker/delegates were in attendance.
Written briefs were submitted by the parties and oral submissions were made when the Tribunal met on the 3 rd and 4 th December, 1975.
In addition the union called two witnesses who gave evidence I support of their claim.
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