in brief Negotiations between IBM and workers at the company's Sydney facility at Baulkham Hills were ongoing, a representative from the Australian Services Union said today.
Quoting anonymous sources, News Ltd websites had reported the
negotiations had broken down, with workers again reconsidering
industrial action. However, ASU organiser Carl Harris told
ZDNet.com.au this afternoon another meeting was planned for
"There's not going to be any industrial action while we're
still progressing with the negotiations," he said. "We're still
meeting with IBM. There's no industrial action planned at the
Around 45 workers had previously threatened to go on strike for
better pay and conditions, but stood down the action after IBM came
to the negotiating table.