Chrysler group cracks down on absenteeism
- Chrysler offers some workers added benefits. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;12/19/1994, Vol. 69 Issue 5583, p47
Reports on Chrysler Corp.'s long-term health care insurance and group legal services for its non-union salaried employees, effective January 1, 1995. Seabury & Smith Inc.'s management of the plans for Chrysler.
- CAW points to Chrysler. Sinek, Jeremy // Automotive News;9/6/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5516, p8
Reports on the Canadian Auto Workers' (CAW) naming of Chrysler Canada as their strike target in the 1993 contract negotiations. Deadline for the appointment; Areas of CAW objectives; Hourly wage rate in Canada; Discarding of Ford of Canada as a possible strike target.
- Union confident in Chrysler future after meeting. // South Texas Automotive Report;Nov2009, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p18
The article reports on the meeting between the Canadian Auto Workers and Chrysler Corp. Ken Lewenza, president of the union, shared the group's confidence on the car company after discussing the company's future with Chrysler Group LLC chief executive officer Sergio Marchionne. Lewenza described...
- Zetsche's 1st job: Restore trust of Chrysler people. // Automotive News;3/5/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5919, p12
Focuses on the Chrysler group's recovery plan. Employee dismissal at the United States arm of DaimlerChrysler AG; Goal of getting cost reductions from suppliers; Sharing of platforms with Mitsubishi and possible sharing of powertrains with Mercedes; Chrysler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche's...
- PUTTING THE LAW ON THE BOSS. Garrett, Garet // Saturday Evening Post;6/26/1937, Vol. 209 Issue 52, p5
Reports on the protest made by United Automobile Workers of America in Detroit, Michigan. Demands of the workers for equal non-enforcement of the law; Physical control of Chrysler Corp.'s plant by the workers; Order of the court commanding the workers to return the plant's possession to the...
- Walter Chrysler rode the rails to GM, then started his own company. Edsall, Larry // Automotive News;9/15/2008 How General Motors Change, Vol. 83 Issue 6325A, p44
The article discusses the life and works of automobile industry worker and businessman Walter P. Chrysler. Nearly a decade before he started his own car company, Chrysler was the highest-paid employee in the U.S. automobile industry, making more than $600,000 a year at General Motors Corp....
- Daimler, Chrysler unions mull global labor council. // Indianapolis Business Journal;05/18/98, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p10A
Discloses that Daimler-Benz AG's German unions are considering an alliance with the United Auto Workers at Chrysler Group to negotiate benefits for 410,000 workers set to work for DaimlerChrysler in Germany and the United States. Background on the proposed global labor council; Terms of...
- UAW exec's take on Tower talks is heartening. // Automotive News;5/1/2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6200, p12
The article informs that Tower Automotive Inc. and the UAW seem to be avoiding the animosity during reorganization talks that has complicated Delphi Corp.'s Chapter 11 proceedings. UAW Vice President Bob King says workers are willing to share the pain now if they will share the gain when the...
- Euro drive. Gelsi, Steve // Brandweek;9/9/96, Vol. 37 Issue 35, p28
Reports on Chrysler Corp.'s venture into the European vehicle market. Introduction of minivans and sport utility vehicles; Projected increase in sales of minivans and sport utility vehicles in Europe; Launching of print advertisements cashing in on American imagery.