Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, May 2005
Organizations involved and location (1) Industry code (2) Beginning date Ending date Number of workers (3) Days idle this month Days idle, cumulative

Ormet(Hannibal, OH)United Steelworkers of America, Locals 5724 & 5760

331310
11-22-04
(4)
1,300
27,300
165,600

Coca-Cola(Southern, CA & South Windsor, CT)International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Locals 848, 896, 962, 986, 1035

312111
5-23-05
(4)
1,900
11,400
11,400

Elevator Manufacturers Association of New York (Kone, Inc.; Otis Elevator Co.; Schindler Elevator Corp.)(New York City area, NY-NJ)International Union of Elevator Constructors, Local 1

333921
3-17-05
(4)
1,200
25,200
62,400

NSTAR(Braintree, MA)Utility Workers Union of America, Local 369

221110
5-15-05
(4)
1,900
20,900
20,900

Construction Employers Association(Cleveland, OH)Laborers' International Union of North America

236200
5-2-05
5-11-05
2,100
16,800
16,800

Plumbing & Mechanical Contractors Association(Chicago, IL)United Association of Steamfitters, Local 601

236200
4-14-05
5-2-05
1,800
1,800
23,400

Mechanical Contractors Association(Philadelphia, PA)United Association of Steamfitters, Local 420

236200
5-1-05
5-4-05
2,700
8,100
8,100

Moving and Storage Companies(New York City area, NY)International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 814

484210
5-25-05
(4)
1,000
4,000
4,000

Stoppages beginning in month: 5

9,600
61,200

Stoppages in effect in month:   8

13,900
115,500

Footnotes:
(1) Labor organizations are affiliated with the AFL-CIO except where noted as independent (Ind.).
(2) Industry code is from the 2002 NAICS (North American Industry Classification System).
(3) The BLS rounds figures to the nearest 100. Companies and unions may have rounded the figures before providing BLS the data.
(4) Ongoing work stoppage

 

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Last Modified Date: July 1, 2008