Baker Hughes workers in Angus vote to down tools amid ‘fire and re-hire’ claims

Baker Hughes workers have voted to pursue strike action over alleged “fire and re-hire” tactics at sites across Angus, despite company claims it has not proposed headcount reductions or redundancies.

Around 110 workers voted for strike action by an 87.3% margin based on a turnout of nearly 90%, Unite the Union said on Friday.

Unite…