The chairlifts are frozen, and on the foot of the slopes, the crimson chasubles of the unions are grouped round a banner on which the phrases seem "Your trip in peril". In Orcières, within the Alps, seasonal workers are mobilized in opposition to the unemployment insurance coverage reform. The opening of the slopes is delayed for vacationers. "If there are not any extra seasonal staff, individuals will not have a trip within the snow", explains one among them.
Seasonal staff are additionally mobilized in Font-Romeu, within the Pyrenees. A filtering dam welcomes holidaymakers. The motion is kind of welcomed by motorists. Of their sights: the brand new compensation guidelines of Pôle emploi. In 2019, you needed to work 4 months to have the fitting to the touch unemployment, in opposition to six months now. So in Gourette, within the Pyrenees, the place the winter season is usually brief, the reform is struggling to cross.
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