MINERS' ACCIDENT PAY.
<By Telegraph —Oto Correspondent.) WAIHI. this day. An important notice of motion has been tabled in" the , Union to the effect "that all rules providing for accident _pay be struck out. The .rule prpr ividing. for fatal accident pay •of £ 25, and a shilling levy \ is. not included- in the motion. There a-ppears to be great eifferen.ee of opinion among members relative to the accident pay. Some con-tend-that the "expenditure in this eonliection is too heavyV and" that it-turns the union -into a mere-benefit society. 33ie motion will : be. discussed "at. the liest general meeting.- Accident pay. U i≤l a, week, -limited, to twelve months, after which 10/-, or the union can. buy nut. Considerable opposition, to' the motion is expected.- .. ~. .. '.„„. ._- ;;
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