Fresenius workers moving forward in Colombia

8 July 2020 -- Carolina.Gonzalez

Workers at Bogotá´s Clínica de la Mujer announced today the creation of a new union at the Fresenius-owned Quirónsalud clinic.  This step takes the campaign by Colombian care union SINTRASASS to improve working conditions in health centers to new heights. Clínica de la Mujer is the fourth QuirónSalud clinic where workers have started SINTRASASS unions.


FMC Korea Union secures first collective bargaining agreement with German multinational Fresenius

5 June 2020 -- Richard Elliott

This week, the FMC Korea Union announced a historic new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with Fresenius FMC. The first of its kind, this agreement is set to improve Korean workers’ lives, guaranteeing union rights and better working conditions for FMC workers in South Korea. 

The new CBA provides a stable framework built on fair wages, benefits, occupational safety, health, and human rights at work including protection from harassment and gender equality. It also secures the right to organize by allowing union activists to exercise their union rights on “company time”.  



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