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60-year-old laborer dies in Sdot Micha after he is hit by a heavy object... Read Story
Health care workers with National Nurses Organizing Committee-Nevada/National Nurses United (NNOC/NNU) and Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1107 are excited to announce the state’s first workplace violence prevention bill, A.B. Read Story
Company with policy prohibiting employees from speaking to media at any time; National Labor Relations Board NLRB found the rule unlawful: Employees have statutory right to speak publically about complaints, concerns with terms, conditions of employment, incl. Read Story
A long line of regulatory rollbacks is making your food less safe and processing it more precarious. Read Story
Two million Californians work as independent contractors.If Democrats and labor unions have their way, workers will lose the right to make that choice. Read Story
Hundreds of taxi drivers flew Poland’s capital to protest a new law allowing and regulating services and drove in a crawl. The protesters who held up Warsaw traffic reported the legislation a week, adopted by the government will place cabbies from work by exposing them to unfair competition. Read Story
PITTSBURGH, PA. - On Monday, Vice President Joe Biden intends to launch his presidential campaign at the Teamsters Local 249 in Pittsburgh with United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard appearing alongside him. Read Story
EULESS, Texas, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Concrete, Inc.  plans to release first quarter 2019 results on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 6:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  In conjunction with the... Read Story
When the Waltons and Gates and Bloomberg read this, they will be very disappointed. Chagrined. The point of charters is to bust unions, they thought. NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release| ctulocal1.org CONTACT: Chris Geovanis, 312-329-6250, 312-446-4939 (m), ChrisGeovanis@ctulocal1.org Press... Read Story
Six people have died working for Amazon since November, all of them hired by staffing companies or subcontractors... Read Story
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) pilots threatened to go on strike after labor negotiations with the airline collapsed.... Read Story
As southern New England affiliates of the United Food & Commercial Workers ready to vote on a new contract with Stop & Shop following an 11-day strike, the supermarket chain's parent disclosed Tuesday that it expects the strike to have cut its profits by between $90 million and $110 million. Read Story
The LAUSD board voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a resolution directing the superintendent to report on the feasibility — including costs — of a 2020 ballot measure that would lower the voting age to 16 in school district elections. Read Story
After over a month of private and not-so-private squabbling, the management of podcasting firm Gimlet has recognized a union composed of staffers at the company. With Spotify’s purchase of the network in February, this makes Gimlet Union one of the first organized workforces under the umbrella of... Read Story
A record number of 804,000 women were employed in the workforce in 2018, up over 5% in less than ten years. Read Story
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Scandinavian airline SAS is offering travelers concerned about a possible strike by pilots the chance to reschedule flights for the April 26-29 period to another date free of ... Read Story
Employee rights to engage in concerted activities for purpose of mutual aid and protection is basic to National Labor Relations Act NLRA's Section 7.Quicken Loans case re coworkers profanity in public restroom, held terminated employee's conduct unprotected as not concerted... Read Story
A Dow Chemical subsidiary has locked out about 200 workers at a chemical plant in Deer Park outside of Houston, the union and company said Monday. Read Story
USW Blasts Dow Chemical Co. for Locking Out Texas Workers | USW Critica a Dow Chemical Co.Por Cierre Patronal de Trabajadores en Tejas... Read Story
As the UAW approaches a historic union election at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, some observers had remained optimistic that Volkswagen may not launch a full fledge anti-union campaign. Read Story