Union charges workplace changes are made without consultation with the maintenance workers.
A lopsided 108-44 win at Chattanooga plant for machinery maintenance personnel
Union seeks collective bargaining rights for small group of skilled workers at Tennessee plant
Automaker says deal limits labour cost increases to 1.5% per year; it’s consistent with financial guidance
Dissenters say union failed to win back painful concessions workers made when automakers were struggling in new labour contracts.
Unions will work together to boost wages and working conditions for the 100,000 people working for German employers in the US auto sector.
Small group of skilled trades to hold a vote on joining the union.
Unions intend to improve wages and working conditions among German-owned automotive suppliers.
Four-year agreement approved by UAW leadership includes the creation of 200 new jobs at the facility.
Richest contract of the Detroit 3; more than $10,000 in bonuses for most workers.
Agreement covers 52,600 US auto workers at 62 GM facilities in the US.
Election on exclusive bargaining rights would only apply to the about 165 “skilled trade” workers at the plant.
Union members vote 77% in favour of the agreement, which covers 40,000 workers at 23 US factories.
Union cites significant gains; deal awaits membership approval.
Union members overwhelmingly rejected a tentative contract agreement last week.