On 5 April, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Buryatia Yulia Zhambalova visited LLC «Stalmost», in the connection with the information posted in the media about the strike of employees of this enterprise.
The ombudswoman met with the employees and the administration of the company. According to the information of the administration, by now, 202 of the 547 workers wrote applications under article 142 of the Labour Code on the suspension of labour activities until the payment of wages. The management did not receive any notifications about the strike from workers. At present, separate departments work at the enterprise, the products are prepared for shipment.
According to employees of the enterprise, the salary has not been paid since January 2018, they got an advance several times, people do not understand, why somebody was paid 5 or 10 thousand rubles and someone did not get any money. In addition, employment contracts were not concluded with some of employees.
According to results of the visit, the ombudswoman will send appeals to the Prosecutor’s Office, the State Labour Inspectorate for carrying out and taking all possible measures. The situation remains under the personal control of Yulia Zhambalova.
Adapted from the Press Service of the Commissioner for Human Rights in Republic of Buryatia