Notice - 06.07.2020 klo 16.30Working conditions

PAM and Real Estate Employers condemn violations revealed in the cleaning sector

PAM and Real Estate Employers condemn violations revealed in the cleaning sector

On 5 July 2020 Helsingin Sanomat reported infringements in individual companies in the cleaning sector. Service Union United PAM and Real Estate Employers consider the abuses that have come to light are extremely regrettable and strongly condemn them. Read more →

Notice - 27.05.2020 klo 12.00Unemployment Fund

PAM Unemployment Fund adopts robot to speed up processing of unemployment applications

PAM Unemployment Fund adopts robot to speed up processing of unemployment applications

The coronavirus pandemic has had a big impact at the Unemployment Fund of Service Union United PAM. In April alone, Union members sent in more first applications for unemployment allowance than they did in all of 2019. The Unemployment Fund has now adopted a robot to help process the backlog of applications. Read more →

Notice - 06.05.2020 klo 18.21Politics

Government proposes support to ease restaurant industry crisis

Government proposes support to ease restaurant industry crisis

PM Marin’s Government issued a statement on a model of support for restaurants on 6 May. All restaurants were shut down by a Government decree in the beginning of April. PAM hopes that this support model will be enough to maintain jobs and companies in the restaurant industry. Read more →

Notice - 02.04.2020 klo 14.59Politics

PAM’s Rönni-Sällinen: Part-time employees may be in a worse position in unemployment

PAM’s Rönni-Sällinen: Part-time employees may be in a worse position in unemployment

According to Service Union United PAM, the proposed amendments to the Unemployment Security Act should treat everyone equally. At the moment, part-time employees who are not temporarily laid off are in a difficult position. Their maximum period of payment for the earnings-related unemployment allowance is running out at the same time as they will... Read more →

Notice - 18.03.2020 klo 16.15Collective bargaining

PAM’s Executive Committee approves exceptional actions due to coronavirus epidemic

PAM’s Executive Committee approves exceptional actions due to coronavirus epidemic

The Executive Committee of Service United PAM today considered specific actions related to the coronavirus epidemic. Among other things, the Executive Committee approved temporary exceptions to collective agreements. The decisions concerned the hospitality sector, the retail sector as well as special sectors. Read more →

Notice - 09.03.2020 klo 13.30Working life

MaRa and PAM: Authorities must have adequate powers and resources to address human trafficking

MaRa and PAM: Authorities must have adequate powers and resources to address human trafficking

The Helsingin Sanomat daily wrote on Sunday, 8 March, about the human trafficking discovered in Nepalese restaurants. The article discussed how little the authorities have done to address the issue. Read more →

Notice - 07.03.2020 klo 10.30

PAM’s Annika Rönni-Sällinen: Worrying about earning enough is a threat to women’s health in service sectors Read more →

Notice - 14.02.2020 klo 17.30

Collective agreement reached in the commercial sector Read more →

Notice - 07.02.2020 klo 11.47

PAM to extend strikes in the facilities services sector Read more →

NewsNotice - 07.02.2020 klo 09.12

The mediation within facilities services sector started Read more →