Labor / Employment Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6629/more en 'Who Do We Work For?' Unable to Figure Out Who to Complain to, Temp Workers Organize http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/who-do-we-work-unable-figure-out-who-complain-temp-workers-organize <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Workers at a plant in Ohio got UAW representation after an auto parts supplier, a temp agency and a staffing contractor all passed the buck. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/who-do-we-work-unable-figure-out-who-complain-temp-workers-organize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/who-do-we-work-unable-figure-out-who-complain-temp-workers-organize#comments Logistics Labor / Employment Policy Supply Chain Workforce The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:54:00 +0000 278521 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Ford to Invest $1.6 Billion in Ohio, Michigan Plants http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The investment includes $1.4 billion in the Livonia Transmission Plant and $200 million in the Ohio Assembly Plant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/ford-invest-16-billion-ohio-michigan-plants#comments Labor / Employment Policy Expansion Management Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership Workforce The Latest Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:43:00 +0000 278471 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Ford&#39;s Ohio Assembly Plant.</p> Ford Motor Co. Volkswagen to Appeal NLRB Ruling on Tennessee Union Election http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A local union at the Tennessee factory could add to Volkswagen’s challenges as it faces fallout from its emissions-cheating scandal, priced at about $18.2 billion in costs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/volkswagen-appeal-nlrb-ruling-tennessee-union-election#comments Companies & Executives Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:02:00 +0000 278341 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Getty Images Sorry, Trump: Carrier Union Endorses Sanders http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/sorry-trump-carrier-union-endorses-sanders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Trump made the trials of the 1,400 displaced workers a centerpiece of his campaign, but Sanders "has fought against disastrous trade deals for decades," said the Steelworkers union president.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/sorry-trump-carrier-union-endorses-sanders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/sorry-trump-carrier-union-endorses-sanders#comments Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:37:00 +0000 277811 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images VW Chattanooga Faces Union Negotiations After Losing NLRB Ruling http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/vw-chattanooga-faces-union-negotiations-after-losing-nlrb-ruling <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The board affirmed union representation for the plant's machine maintenance workers, denying Volkswagen’s challenge that the organizing votes must include production employees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/vw-chattanooga-faces-union-negotiations-after-losing-nlrb-ruling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/vw-chattanooga-faces-union-negotiations-after-losing-nlrb-ruling#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:36:00 +0000 276281 at http://www.industryweek.com Volkswagen The Cost of a Common Workforce Strategy http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/cost-common-workforce-strategy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Has your workforce strategy during downturns jeopardized your company's--and the manufacturing industry's--ability to attract skilled workers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/cost-common-workforce-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/cost-common-workforce-strategy#comments Education / Training Labor / Employment Policy Growth Strategies Recruiting / Retention Strategic Planning & Execution The Latest The Manufacturers Agenda Thu, 24 Mar 2016 20:00:00 +0000 272321 at http://www.industryweek.com Tyson Foods Must Pay for Prep Time, Supreme Court Rules http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/tyson-foods-must-pay-prep-time-supreme-court-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The dispute concerned what constitutes a representative sampling of workers in a class-action lawsuit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/tyson-foods-must-pay-prep-time-supreme-court-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/tyson-foods-must-pay-prep-time-supreme-court-rules#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 23 Mar 2016 19:39:00 +0000 271641 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Employers Must Reveal Anti-Union Activity: DOL http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/employers-must-reveal-anti-union-activity-dol <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The rule closes a loophole in the Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/employers-must-reveal-anti-union-activity-dol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/employers-must-reveal-anti-union-activity-dol#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 23 Mar 2016 17:55:00 +0000 271621 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Voter Anger Explained In One Chart http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/voter-anger-explained-one-chart <div class="field-byline"> Mark Muro &amp; Siddharth Kulkami, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What's the source of this year’s backlash against Wall Street, managerialism, and globalism especially in Rust Belt states?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/voter-anger-explained-one-chart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/voter-anger-explained-one-chart#comments Small & Mid-Size Manufacturers Governance, Risk & Compliance Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Operations Workforce The Latest Wed, 16 Mar 2016 18:15:00 +0000 269771 at http://www.industryweek.com Machinists Union Revives Campaign at Boeing South Carolina http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/machinists-union-revives-campaign-boeing-south-carolina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A vote on whether to unionize production workers could come as early as this year, as both the International Association of Machinists and Boeing ramp up their ad campaigns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/machinists-union-revives-campaign-boeing-south-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/machinists-union-revives-campaign-boeing-south-carolina#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 16 Mar 2016 16:27:00 +0000 269861 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images