|Financial and insurance sector in Brazil|
|Supporting NCP(s)||None Selected|
|Description||Specific instance notified by the Bank Workers Union of São Paulo, Osasco and Region regarding the activities of Banco do Brasil in Brazil.|
|Theme(s)||Employment and industrial relations, Environment|
|Date||8 Apr 2013|
|Industry sector||Mining and quarrying, Financial and insurance activities|
Read the final statement issued by the Brazilian NCP concluding the specific instance - 28 January 2015
In April 2013, the Brazilian NCP received a request for review from the Bank Workers Union of São Paulo, Osasco and Region alleging that Banco do Brasil had breached the employment and industrial relations, and environment provisions of the Guidelines in Brazil.
The allegations against the company concerned the:
On 8 April 2013, the Brazilian NCP accepted this specific instance for further analysis. On 8 May 2013, Banco do Brazil informed the NCP in writing of its position regarding the allegations. After analysing this document, the NCP requested further information from the Bank Workers Union of São Paulo, Osasco and adjacent Region, which was supplied on 16 April 2014.
After providing assistance to parties, the NCP was informed by the notifiers that they wished to suspend the specific instance as the parties had independently found a solution to the issues. Therefore on 28 January 2015, the NCP concluded the specific instance and issued a final statement detailing the process and decision.