The Economic League, The Consulting Association, and Worker Blacklisting January 17, 2013 8:02 AMSubscribe
The Economic League and the Consulting Association blacklisted workers and sold the information to employers [Socialist Worker link].
"Police held regular meetings with senior members of the blacklisting operation with information flowing both ways"
"Union officials provided information about their own members that ended up on the blacklist files. Ian Davidson MP described this as "the union putting the kybosh on someones employment""
"Kerr and other blacklist spies were sent undercover into union meetings" Detailed history of the Economic League.
Information Commissioners Office - "The ICO found that Kerr, on behalf of The Consulting Association, held details on 3,213 construction workers and traded their personal details for profit. Kerr’s database was used by over 40 construction companies and included information about construction workers’ personal relationships, trade union activity and employment history."