|Disputes in Progress|
There were six disputes in progress in the third quarter of 2018 involving 595 workers and six firms resulting in an estimated 1,621 days lost. See table 1.
There were three disputes for the same period last year involving 876 workers and resulting in 2,131 days lost. See table 2.
The Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles sector accounted for almost 60% (57.8%) of total days lost in the third quarter of 2018. See table 1.