Force Ouvriere

1994: Wallis and Futuna General Strike

Grievances over working conditions and a lack of state primary schools lead to several strikes in 1994 on the two pacific islands.

Flu vaccine workers strike

Workers have launched all-out strikes at two sites owned by Sanofi Pasteur in support of a demand for higher wages.

France: unprecedented national strike hits retail sector

According to unions up to 80% of workers in supermarkets across the country joined in the strike action on Friday.

France: Strikers paralyse Paris region

Transport workers brought most of Paris and the Ile de France region to a halt today, they were joined at demonstrations by other workers and strikers.

France: rail and energy workers announce strikes over retirement reforms

A strike at the SNCF (French National Railway Company) has been called for October 18th.

France: Posties prepare for strikes

La Poste van

Workers in seven French departments have given official notice of strike action in relation to a dispute over overtime payments.