InselAir’s position reductions legal process
WILLEMSTAD - InselAir has come under scrutiny and criticism from various communications groups with regards to its recent decision to reduce the number of position holders with the airline. InselAir is very familiar with the regulations and the laws of Curacao as it pertains to the actions to be taken in the event of a reduction of positions within the airline. Contrary to the various negative positions and references presented in several media, InselAir reconfirms its full compliance with the procedures prescribed and of the authorized calendar. The names of the personnel concerned was tabled with the authorities within the time frame allowed by the law.
InselAir has confirmed to all the personnel affected that it will honor all financial obligations mandated by the laws of Curacao and were provided with a provisory financial statement. The personnel were also invited to contact InselAir for any further information that they may require.
When informed of their redundancy, every personnel were given the reasons as to why the position was redundant and informed that the principle of "first in first out" was applied and that the entire process, which is out of the control of InselAIr, could take up to 12 weeks. The process is totally dependent on the time required by SOAW to execute the required procedures.