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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Union chiefs have warned other depots could take part in future walk outs.
Many pupils from Hodge Hill Secondary, Hodge Hill, were refusing to go back this afternoon and staged several sma'll walk outs earlier.
Workers at local jobcentres and Government offices, including those at the massive Longbenton site, are set to walk out next Tuesday and Wednesday in support of the national industrial action.