Days of shame, Montreal, 1934
- Strike of American army nurses. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/16/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7338, p665
Focuses on an army nurse's strike at the General Hospital in Manila . Causes of the strike; Order that the nurses wash dishes in addition to their other duties; How the strike began; Support for the strike by public sentiment in Manila.
- Nurses' experience of going on strike in Ireland in 1999. // Nursing Standard;2/14/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p16
The article discusses the study concerning the first nationwide nurses' strike in the Republic of Ireland, which began on October 19, 1999. According to the researchers, the strike did not involve a complete withdrawal of labor as nurses provided essential services, without payment, during the...
- Impacts of the Medical Malpractice Slowdown in Los Angeles County: January 1976. James, James J. // American Journal of Public Health;May79, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p437
Abstract: The Los Angeles County (California) physician strike of January 1976 resulted in a partial withdrawal of physician services. Among recorded impacts were a $17.5 million loss in hospital revenues and an $8.5 million pay loss for hospital employees. Several surveys revealed no evidence...
- Nurses' strike action forces closure rethink. Harulow, Steven // Australian Nursing Journal;Jul99, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p7
Reports that industrial action by staff at Wolston Park Hospital in Queensland has forced Queensland Health to reconsider its proposal to slash patient and staff numbers. Background of the strike of the staff; Remarks from Vasanthi Duraiappah at the third National Conference on Injury...
- FIVE MINUTES WITH...Johann Malawana, chair of BMA's Junior Doctors Committee. Malawana, Johann // BMJ: British Medical Journal;11/28/2015, Vol. 351 Issue 8035, ph6332
The author addresses the British Medical Association plan for industrial action to demand the British National Health Service to issue a negotiated settlement and contract to provide financial support for junior doctors.
- 30. Work stoppages involving 1,000 workers or more. // Monthly Labor Review;May91, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p81
Presents data on work stoppages involving 1,000 workers or more in the U.S., compiled as of May 1991. Number of stoppages; Workers involved; Days idle.
- Decrease in major work stoppages in 2001. // Compensation & Working Conditions;Mar2002, pN.PAG
Reports on the decreased work stoppages in the U.S. in 2002. Total number of work stoppages in the private sector; Definition of major work stoppages.
- A world at work. // U.S. News & World Report;4/22/96, Vol. 120 Issue 16, p18
Reports that according to data from the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, strikes have declined throughout the industrialized world to their lowest level since the end of World War II. Listing of how countries rank in average annual working days lost per 1,000...
- Where Workers Go on Strike. // National Driller;Mar2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p26
A list of top ten countries who obtain the highest workers strike is presented. Iceland ranks the number one place followed by Spain, Canada, Denmark, Italy, Finland, Norway, Ireland, Australia, Austria and United States. According to the author, the ranking is based on the assessment of 1,000...