Walkout

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Walkout

The act in which all the employees of a company leave the workplace and refuse to work any longer that day. A walkout is a type of protest for better wages, benefits or other demands. It may be sustained (and therefore part of a strike) or it may be a one-off event.
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Workers at mail centres in Liverpool, Milton Keynes, Bolton, Crewe and Stock-port will walk out in support because they fear their jobs are threatened by similar Royal Mail reorganisation.
Teachers at one Birmingham, seiiool were this afternoon meeting to de-aide whether to drop sanctions or walk out themselves.
And they'll walk out today, Wednesday and Friday on South Western, Arriva Rail North, Merseyrail and Greater Anglia.
Journalists and technicians will walk out for 24 hours on May 23 and for 48 hours on May 31 and June 1