Vauxhall deal on pay and flexibility gets green light
- Vauxhall men to follow the van. // Professional Engineering;03/14/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p7
Reports that car assembly firm, Vauxhall has reached an agreement with the union employees to restructure its operations in Great Britain.
- Striking smarter and harder at Vauxhall: The new industrial... Stewart, Paul // Capital & Class;Spring97, Vol. 18 Issue 61, p1
The article reports that Vauxhall Motors Ltd., Great Britain subsidiary of General Motors (GM), struggled to come to terms with the new industrial relations of lean production. The company faced well-planned action by employees and trade unions, in particular the Transport and General Workers'...
- Japan workers want pay hike. Johnson, Richard // Automotive News;2/21/1994, Vol. 68 Issue 5539, p2
Reports on Japanese auto workers' submission of their annual spring wage hike demands in January 1994. Uninanimous call for a five percent increase; Variety in bonus demands; Honda Motor workers' demand for the largest bonus; Expected response of companies with a two to three percent hikes.
- Japan workers OK 3% raise. Maskery, Mary Ann // Automotive News;3/28/1994, Vol. 68 Issue 5544, p2
Reports on the agreement of Japanese auto workers to the lowest annual wage increase on record. Employers' campaign to convince the workers how bad the economy is; Decline in production, sales and exports for three consecutive years due to recession; Japan Auto Workers Union's recognition of...
- High-tech skills, low-tech pay. Siegel, Stewart // Fleet Owner;Jan1997, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p56
Discusses wages for automobile technicians. Working conditions for technicians; Other drawbacks to the job; Salary for diesel technicians in 1993 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics; Various compensations for tune-up specialists and auto dealership technicians. INSET: Scholarships only...
- How much profit is enough? CRAIN, KEITH // Automotive News;10/31/2011, Vol. 86 Issue 6488, p12
The article presents the author's opinion on the dissatisfaction among automobile industry workers regarding the wages paid by automakers.
- Developments in Industrial Relations. // Monthly Labor Review;May82, Vol. 105 Issue 5, p59
Presents an update on developments in industrial relations in the United States as of February 1985. Agreement between General Motors Corp. and the Auto Workers; Wage-and-benefit concessions for workers at Gulf and Western automobile parts plants; Plant closures; Contracts negotiated by the...
- Brazil workers to negotiate. // Automotive News;9/19/1994, Vol. 69 Issue 5570, p2
Comments on the negotiations by autoworkers in Brazil for an increase in wages following rise in cost-of-living. Details of firms affected by strike; Expectations on resumption of work in factories.
- Soviet Workers Organize. Komisar, Lucy // Progressive;Jan90, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p14
Reports on an organizing effort for automobile factory workers in Moscow, Russia, in 1989. Factory worker Yelena Maltseva's motivation for spearheading the effort; Developments in the field of Soviet industrial relations; Prospects for a national organizing effort.