Spain A soldier runs over a member of the works council who was participating in a picket at the doors of Navantia in Ferrol

A soldier ran over a member of the Navantia Ferrol works council early this morning when he was participating in an information picket at the gates of the shipyard

Spain A soldier runs over a member of the works council who was participating in a picket at the doors of Navantia in Ferrol

A soldier ran over a member of the Navantia Ferrol works council early this morning when he was participating in an information picket at the gates of the shipyard.

According to union sources who were present, delegates from the auxiliary industry, the Industry federations and the committee itself participated in the picket, and the incident occurred when the man was asking the drivers of the vehicles who were trying to access to the premises to which company they belonged.

It was at that moment when, apparently, he approached her and the woman accelerated the vehicle, running over the man, who, although he fell to the ground, did not suffer major damage as he was located on the side of the vehicle and hit the ground. a jump to go back.

After what happened, agents from the National Police who were monitoring the picket came to the scene and they are the ones who filed the corresponding complaint.

This picket was part of the actions announced by the unions to prevent access to the shipyard by workers from auxiliary companies that are not respecting the salary agreements of the workers who carry out their work in this shipyard.

Thus, the Gabadi company has transferred its workers on a bus, who according to union sources "are in a hotel and are not from here, they are from other countries, and you even have to talk to them through an interpreter."

"We asked the driver to let us talk to them, we explained what the situation was and they finally decided not to enter" this industrial zone, the sources consulted by Europa Press have reported.

Finally, they have detailed that they will continue carrying out these pickets at the gates of the two shipyards of the Ferrol estuary in the coming days, until they achieve "that the salary agreements included in the provincial agreement of the steel and metallurgical sector of the province of A Coruña, and which has an annex referring to both work centers.