In the city of Karaganda, the Memorandum of Mutual Cooperation was signed between the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the city administration of the Karaganda Region.

The document was signed by the Chairperson of the FPRK, Yeraly Tugzhanov, and Akim of the Karaganda Region, Zhenis Kasymbek.

Within the framework of the memorandum, the parties agree that entrepreneurs should take joint measures and develop agreed positions on pressing issues of implementing social initiatives, including in the sphere of regulating social and labor relations.

During the ceremony of signing the Memorandum, the head of the FPRK dwelled on some urgent tasks of further cooperation.

The chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions informed the akim of the Karaganda region that the night before he had visited the mine named after T. The Criminal Department of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC and went down to the ground in a more than 600-meter face to speak personally with each miner.

According to Yeraly Tugzhanov, most of the miners asked for a reduction in the retirement age to 50 years, taking into account the hard work of the miners.

In addition, there was the problem of the aging of the profession and the lack of youth interest in it. Today, the average age of Karaganda miners is 45 years.

According to the chairman of FPRK, requirements to the governments of the countries should be taken into account.

It is also about protecting the labor and socio-economic rights of workers and expanding the coverage of enterprises by collective agreements.

As of today, 21,426 enterprises of the Karaganda region are operating, 4,056 collective agreements have been concluded, covering 18.9%.

The concern of trade unions is the fact that 81% of enterprises in the region are not covered by collective bargaining regulation, and the corresponding rights of workers are not protected. At the same time, the coverage of collective agreements in trade union organizations is 94.2%.

The issue of reducing occupational injuries and occupational diseases.

As Eraly Tugzhanov emphasized, in the Karaganda region during this period, 92 people were injured in production, 12 of them died.

In addition, in the healthcare sector, a high percentage of primary occupational diseases was revealed in Karaganda – 65.8% and East Kazakhstan Region – 25%.

“For trade unions, it is especially important to seek the realization by employers of social guarantee, preventive, rehabilitative and recreational measures enshrined in collective agreements,” said Yeraly Tuganzhanov.

Participants must also express their intention to intensify work in the field of improving safety and labor protection, as well as legislative regulation of contingent labor.

The Chairman of the Council of the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan met with a professional activist of the Regional Center for Traumatology and Orthopedics named after Professor H.Zh. Makazhanova.

During the meeting, a presentation of the pilot project of compulsory social health insurance, launched in the Karaganda region on September 1 of this year, was held.

Ekruly Tugzhanov recognized the interest of trade unions in achieving public solidarity and the distribution of responsibility for protecting the health of the working population.

– The availability of quality medical care through the provision of medical insurance was also noted in the current Address of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Zhomart Tokaev “Constructive public dialogue – the basis of stability and prosperity of Kazakhstan.”

The principles of joint responsibility and social justice, which are based on medical insurance, directly echo the principles of trade union activity, ”the head of the FPRK emphasized.

It was decided that the introduction of new models of medical care will increase the salaries of doctors, improve working conditions, optimize the working hours of health workers and simplify the solution of a number of personnel problems.

Eraly Tugzhanov denote the support of health workers in their professional activities.

– High-profile cases against doctors have shown that all enemies are not protected from professional risks. Trade union organizations should take an active part in developing tools to protect the professional activities of doctors in Kazakhstan, ”said the Chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Following the meeting, the Chairman of the KNP “Regional Center for Traumatology and Orthopedics. professors H.H. Makazhanova Kurmangalieva E.T. Familiar FPRK “The best social partner”

The best trade union activists and members of the trade union movement were awarded cash certificates of the SENIM branch of the health system workers with a face value of 250 thousand tenge.

In total, today in the Karaganda region 50 primary trade union organizations of the SENIM branch trade union of health workers have been created and operate, which include 21 384 members.ocial Partner”).