SNCF railway workers are preparing a strike in July to obtain a salary increase


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As the holidays approach, SNCF railway workers are preparing a social movement in July. More increased for eight years, they claim an increase in their wages to face inflation.

It is a social movement that could make a lot of talk. On July 6, SNCF railway workers will be on strike. A situation that divides users, between those who support and those who oppose the movement. For the summer of 2022, demand is already very strong and more than half of the TGVs are already full. Railway workers are demanding a pay rise in the face of continuing inflation. A bonus of 600 euros was paid to them in 2021.

This July 6 strike aims to see wages increase, because for no less than eight years, the wages of railway workers have not increased. The SNCF is finding it increasingly difficult to find staff, which leads to regular train cancellations. Usually, on the South-East axis, two trains are canceled per week. But lately, more than twenty have not made their journey. The unions also regret having to delay the maintenance work.

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