Making changes

Dawson, Brad
October 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;10/5/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is seeing the new four-year labor contract with the United Steelworkers (USW) as cost-saving. The contract that was ratified on September 18, 2009 runs through July 27, 2013 and covers about 10,300 employees at seven Goodyear facilities. According to Goodyear, the contract will save the company about 555 million dollars over its term, including 340 million dollars from local pre-bargaining agreements.


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