TITLE

Highlights of three-year Michelin/BFGoodrich-USW master contract, ratified Aug. 21

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;9/21/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents highlights of three year contract between BF Goodrich tire manufacturing operations of Michelin North America Inc. and the United Steelworkers (USW) union, which is effective from August 9, 2009, to July 21, 2012. Some of them are: No plant closures during contract; No increase in wages; No weekly premiums for health care benefits.
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44605993

 

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