Labor Notes #429
All the families gathered and elected 10 people to take their message to the company. The representatives said that if Federico was fired, they had to fire all of us. The company had to think about that for a while.
Supervisors have various strategies to try to put stewards off, trip you up, or get around the contract. Being prepared can help you feel more confident, be more effective, and avoid getting caught off guard.
What makes a strike strong? In a factory, your power is your ability to halt production. But the strategy has to be different in health care.
Transportation companies are pressuring employees to work tired, ignoring the dangers.
Imagine being removed from your workplace for misconduct—without being told what you did wrong. Imagine waiting years to find out whether you can return.