Ford of Europe’s decision to slash 850 jobs in the U.K. and institute a pay freeze across its workforce is drawing the ire of Unite the Union, one of the largest general trade unions in the region. In a statement, the union’s joint General Secretary Tony Woodley decries Ford’s actions. “These proposals are completely unacceptable and a betrayal of Ford’s loyal U.K. workforce,” he says. “Ford is asking the workers to take a cut in pay to preserve jobs, but workers are asking themselves ...

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