Tube strike analysis exposes crisis for HR
- About 350,000 Philadelphians. MacLachlan, Suzanne; Mutch, David // Christian Science Monitor;3/29/95, Vol. 87 Issue 85, p2
Focuses on the strike by transit workers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on March 28, 1995, which left 350,000 people stranded.
- California. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;09/19/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30234, p29
Reports that negotiators representing Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) unions and management reached a tentative agreement ending the BART strike. Background information on the strike.
- Precedent Sought in Public Worker Strikes. S.S. // American Bar Association Journal;May80, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p549
Reports that two law firms in New York City have filed suits against the transit strikers in the city in 1980. Losses caused by the transit strike.
- Tube strikes are hurting London restaurant trade. Richard // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;10/8/2010, Vol. 200 Issue 4648, p16
A letter to the editor is presented describing concerns over the consequences of Tube strikes on the members of the Restaurant Association in London, England.
- Trains Will Run, But San Francisco Transit Dispute Chugs On. Rawlings, Nate // Time.com;10/16/2013, p1
The article looks at a potential October 2013 strike by workers of the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District in San Francisco, California, which is still in negotiations with workers of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) authority.
- On the mean streets of New York, it's civility war. Marks, Alexandra // Christian Science Monitor;5/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 122, p1
Looks at New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's proposed fines for cab drivers. Stiff fines for reckless driving and rude behavior; Reactions of the cab drivers; Strike of the drivers on May 13, 1998; Reaction of the city to the strike; Plan of the drivers for a traffic-snarling protest.
- N.Y.C. Transit Strike Fails to Hobble Municipal Market. Meyers, Maxwell // Bond Buyer;12/21/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32283, p32
The article discusses the impact of the recent transit strike in New York City on the municipal bond market in the city. Subways and buses came to stand still yesterday due to the strike, the first one in the city since 1980. Millions of people were affected by the strike. However, the municipal...
- Sue NYC Transit Unions for Strike Disruptions. Podgers, James // American Bar Association Journal;Jun81, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p690
Reports on the New York State court ruling which held that local transit unions in New York City are liable to private businesses and professionals for economic losses caused by a union strike. Reasons of the court for rejecting a motion by unions to dismiss the case; State laws violated by the...
- N.Y. City Paratransit Call Center Workers Threaten Strike. Burton, Paul // Bondbuyer.com;11/19/2015, p1
New York's transit workers union chief and the CEO of a paratransit vendor plan to meet again in the hopes of averting a strike over working conditions.