Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, 1993 - 2016
Organization(s) involved State(s) Area(s) Ownership Industry code (1) Union Union acronym Union Local BU Work stoppage beginning date Work stoppage ending date Number of workers (2) Days idle, cumulative for this work stoppage (3) Footnote

Marine Towing and Transportation Employers' Association

NY
New York
Private Industry
488330
International Longshoremen's Association
ILA
2-16-88
12-20-93
1,600
2,895,200

Boeing Company

WA
Seattle
Private Industry
336411
Seattle Professional Engineering Employees Association
SPEEA
1-19-93
1-19-93
21,000
21,000
The union name was changed to the Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA).

Boston Gas Company

MA
Boston
Private Industry
22121
United Steelworkers
USW
12003
1-24-93
5-20-93
1,000
83,000
Boston Gas Company also does business as "National Grid".

Bituminous Coal Operators Association

IN, IL, KY, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
212112
United Mine Workers of America
UMWA
2-2-93
3-2-93
6,700
103,400
Number of workers involved increased from 5,000 to 6,700.

Douglas Aircraft

CA
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
3-2-93
3-3-93
6,800
13,600

Allied Signal Corp.

VA
Hopewell
Private Industry
325222
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
3-22-93
4-21-93
1,600
36,800

Dayton Board of Education

OH
Dayton
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
3-25-93
4-9-93
1,900
22,800

University of Cincinnati

OH
Cincinnati
State Government
61131
American Association of University Professors
AAUP
3-30-93
4-5-93
1,900
7,600

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Southern
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-1-93
4-1-93
12,000
12,000

Vallejo Board of Education

CA
Vallejo
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
4-16-93
4-17-93
1,000
2,000

Retail food stores (Shoprite, Pathmark, Grand Union, Foodtown)

NJ, NY
Multiple States
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
5-7-93
5-29-93
23,800
246,200

PPG Industries, Inc.

CA, PA
Multiple States
Private Industry
32721
Aluminum, Brick and Glass Workers of America
ABGW
5-8-93
7-14-93
1,600
73,200
Number of workers involved decreased below 1,000 on 07/14/1993.

Bituminous Coal Operators Association

IL, IN, PA, WV, OH, VA, KY
Multiple States
Private Industry
212112
United Mine Workers of America
UMWA
5-10-93
12-14-93
16,800
2,203,000
Number of workers involved increased from initial 6,200 to 16,800.

Fieldcrest Cannon, Inc.

NC, VA
Multiple States
Private Industry
3141
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union
ACTWU
5-17-93
5-18-93
2,000
4,000

Central Illinois Public Service Company

IL
Statewide
Private Industry
2211
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; International Union of Operating Engineers
IBEW, IUOE
5-20-93
8-30-93
1,600
113,600

NBC Merchants, Inc.

IN
Evansville
Private Industry
44812
International Ladies Garment Workers Union
ILGWU
399
6-2-93
6-6-93
1,300
3,900

Frigidaire Company

IA
Webster City
Private Industry
335224
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-13-93
7-8-93
1,200
21,600

General Contractors of New York, Inc.

NY
New York
Private Industry
23731
International Union of Operating Engineers
IUOE
7-1-93
7-14-93
4,000
36,000

Sanitation companies

NJ
Wayne
Private Industry
562111
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
7-1-93
7-12-93
1,800
12,600

Independent Bituminous Coal Bargaining Alliance

AL
Birmingham
Private Industry
212112
United Mine Workers of America
UMWA
7-13-93
7-19-93
1,200
6,000

Cleveland Cliffs, Inc.

MI, MN
Multiple States
Private Industry
21221
United Steelworkers
USW
8-1-93
9-8-93
2,900
78,300

Best Form Foundations

PA
Statewide
Private Industry
3152
International Ladies' Garment Workers Union
ILGWU
8-2-93
8-3-93
1,000
2,000

Greater St. Louis Automotive Assn.

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
44111
International Association of Machinists
IAM
8-3-93
8-7-93
1,700
6,800

Philadelphia Gas Works

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
22121
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
686
8-6-93
10-26-93
1,800
99,000

City Markets, Inc.

CO
Grand Junction
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
8-7-93
9-4-93
1,100
22,000

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
22131
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; Engineers and Architects Association
IBEW, EAA
9-1-93
9-9-93
9,000
54,000

Youngstown Public Schools

OH
Youngstown
Local Government
61111
Youngstown Education Association
NEA
Independent
9-8-93
10-5-93
1,000
20,000

Pacific Maritime Association

CA
San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento
Private Industry
48832
International Longshore and Warehouse Union
ILWU
9-10-93
9-10-93
1,500
1,500

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

MI
Detroit
Private Industry
524114
United Automobile Workers
UAW
9-20-93
11-5-93
3,400
115,600

Southern California Gas Company

CA
Southern
Private Industry
22121
Utility Workers Union of America, International Chemical Workers Union
UWUA, ICWU
10-1-93
10-1-93
6,000
6,000

Liquor and wine distributors

NJ
Union County
Private Industry
42482
Distillery Workers Union
DWU
10-4-93
10-22-93
1,000
14,000

Dyeing, finishing, and printing companies

NY
New York
Private Industry
313312
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union
ACTWU
10-23-93
12-14-93
2,000
70,000
The number of workers involved decreased below 1,000 on 12/14/1993.

Boston Public Schools

MA
Boston
Local Government
61111
American Federation of Teachers
AFT
10-27-93
10-27-93
5,700
5,700

Elevator Industries, Inc.

NY
Flushing
Private Industry
23829
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
11-5-93
11-15-93
1,600
9,600

Caterpillar, Inc.

IL, CO, PA
Multiple States
Private Industry
333111
United Automobile Workers
UAW
11-11-93
11-14-93
14,000
14,000

American Airlines

Interstate
Private Industry
481111
Association of Professional Flight Attendants
APFA
11-18-93
11-22-93
19,000
57,000

General Motors Corp.

LA
Shreveport
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
1-11-94
1-17-94
2,500
12,500

Continental Baking Company

CA
Northern
Private Industry
311812
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
2-4-94
2-11-94
1,100
6,600

United Parcel Service

Interstate
Private Industry
49211
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
2-7-94
2-7-94
40,000
40,000

Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp.

PA, OH, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
331111
United Steelworkers
USW
3-1-94
3-3-94
4,700
14,100

Health-Tex Inc.

VA, AL, GA
Multiple States
Private Industry
315299
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union
ACTWU
3-14-94
3-16-94
1,200
3,600

General Motors Corp.

OH
Dayton
Private Industry
326199
United Automobile Workers
UAW
3-14-94
3-16-94
10,900
16,900

Allegheny Ludlum Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
331111
United Steelworkers
USW
4-1-94
6-9-94
3,500
171,500

Trucking Management Inc.

Interstate
Private Industry
48412
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
4-6-94
4-29-94
71,000
1,180,500

Grinnell Fire Protection Systems Company

NH
Exeter
Private Industry
334290
Plumbers and Pipefitters Union
PPF
669
4-15-94
5-1-94
1,000
11,000

Hawaii-State and county government

HI
Statewide
State and Local Government
92
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
4-18-94
4-29-94
15,800
136,500

Caterpillar, Inc.

IL
Aurora, Decatur
Private Industry
3331
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-26-94
4-26-94
2,800
2,800

Meijer Inc.

OH
Toledo
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
5-7-94
6-30-94
1,000
38,000

Caterpillar, Inc.

PA
York
Private Industry
3331
United Automobile Workers
UAW
5-12-94
5-15-94
1,500
3,000

Caterpillar, Inc.

IL
Mossville
Private Industry
3331
United Automobile Workers
UAW
5-16-94
5-20-94
7,500
37,500

Conrail

Interstate
Private Industry
482111
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees
BMWE
5-20-94
5-20-94
3,500
3,500

Leslie Fay Companies Inc.

NY, NJ, PA
Multiple States
Private Industry
31523
International Ladies' Garment Workers Union
ILGWU
6-1-94
7-14-94
1,800
55,800

General Motors Corp., Technical Center

MI
Warren
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-2-94
6-8-94
3,500
17,500

Connecticut Construction Contractors

CT
Private Industry
23731
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
6-6-94
6-18-94
6,000
60,000

Monon Corp.

IN
Monon
Private Industry
33621
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
6-7-94
7-1-94
2,000
38,000

Caterpillar, Inc.

IL
Aurora
Private Industry
333111
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-7-94
6-15-94
2,000
14,000

Long Island Rail Road

NY
Long Island
Local Government
482111
United Transportation Union
UTU
6-17-94
6-18-94
5,400
5,400

Caterpillar, Inc.

IL, MI, PA, CO
Multiple States
Private Industry
3331
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-20-94
12-3-95
14,000
4,063,000
Number of workers involved decreased from initial 14,000 to 11,000 as 3,000 returned to work by 06/27/1994.

General Dynamics

MI, OH, PA
Multiple States
Private Industry
336992
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-20-94
7-22-94
2,000
48,000

Dunlop Tire Company

AL
Madison
Private Industry
326211
United Rubber Workers
URW
6-21-94
9-24-94
2,000
134,000

Bridgestone/Firestone Inc.

OH, IN, IL, OK, IA
Multiple States
Private Industry
326211
United Rubber Workers
URW
7-12-94
5-22-95
4,200
806,400
By mid-January 1995, approximately 1,000 workers had returned to work.

Soo Line Railroad

Interstate
Private Industry
482111
United Transportation Union
UTU
7-14-94
8-29-94
1,200
87,900

Pirelli Armstrong Tire Corp.

TN, IA, CA
Multiple States
Private Industry
326211
United Rubber Workers
URW
7-15-94
3-12-95
1,700
184,000
On 08/26/1994, the number of workers declined to 1,000 when 700 workers returned to work after Pirelli sold its Des Moines, IA plant to Titan Wheel.

Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority

CA
Los Angeles
Local Government
485111
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
7-25-94
8-2-94
7,200
50,400

Chicago Automotive Trade Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
44111
International Association of Machinists
IAM
8-2-94
8-10-94
3,000
21,000

Food Employers Inc.

OR, WA
Portland, OR; Vancouver, WA
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
8-18-94
11-12-94
7,000
413,000

General Motors Corp., Inland Fisher Guide Plant

IN
Anderson
Private Industry
336321
United Automobile Workers
UAW
8-23-94
8-25-94
46,400
63,300

Ann Arbor Board of Education

MI
Ann Arbor
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
8-29-94
9-11-94
1,100
9,900

Eagle Electric Manufacturing Company

NY
Long Island
Private Industry
33593
United Automobile Workers
UAW
8-31-94
9-15-94
1,100
12,100

Livonia Board of Education

MI
Livonia
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
9-1-94
9-6-94
1,000
3,000

SNE Corp.

WI
Mosinee
Private Industry
321911
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
1594
9-1-94
9-10-94
1,000
6,000

General Electric Corp., Industrial and Power Systems

NY
Schenectady
Private Industry
333611
International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers
IUE
301
Electrical workers
9-1-94
9-1-94
4,000
4,000
Steam turbine plant.

Federal Way Board of Education

WA
Federal Way
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
9-6-94
9-13-94
1,000
6,000

Alameda County

CA
Alameda County
Local Government
92
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
9-20-94
9-20-94
1,200
1,200

Philips Display Components Company

OH
Findlay
Private Industry
33422
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
9-26-94
10-2-94
1,500
7,500

General Motors Corp., Buick City facility

MI
Flint
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
9-27-94
9-30-94
22,300
74,000

Legal Aid Society

NY
New York
Private Industry
54111
Association of Legal Aid Attorneys
ALAA
10-1-94
10-4-94
1,100
2,200

North American Rayon Company

TN
Elizabethon
Private Industry
325221
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union
ACTWU
10-4-94
12-2-94
1,000
41,000

Denver Public Schools

CO
Denver
Local Government
61111
Denver Classroom Teachers Association
NEA
Independent
10-10-94
10-15-94
3,000
12,000

Anchorage School District

AK
Anchorage
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
Independent
10-12-94
10-14-94
2,900
8,700

San Francisco Newspapers

CA
San Francisco
Private Industry
51111
Conference of Newspaper Unions
CNU
11-1-94
11-12-94
2,600
20,800

General Motors Corp.

MI
Flint
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
1-18-95
1-20-95
37,700
64,500
On 01/18/1995 6,800 workers struck, resulting in idling of an additional 30,900 workers at 10 facilities.

Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corp.

LA, OH, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
331312
United Steelworkers
USW
2-20-95
2-28-95
3,000
18,000

Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound

WA
Seattle
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
3-22-95
3-23-95
1,200
1,200

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

PA
Philadelphia area
State Government
48521
Transport Workers Union
TWU
234
3-28-95
4-10-95
5,200
52,000

Chrysler Corp.

IN
Kokomo
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
3-31-95
3-31-95
5,700
5,700

General Motors Corp, Pontiac East Truck Plant

MI
Pontiac
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
3-31-95
4-5-95
5,500
22,000

Construction industry

CA
Southern
Private Industry
23831
No formal union
Drywall workers
4-3-95
6-15-95
3,000
108,000

Retail grocery chains (Safeway, Lucky Stores, Save Mart)

CA
Northern
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
4-7-95
4-15-95
32,000
192,000

University of California, Los Angeles

CA
Los Angeles
State Government
61131
Student Association. of Graduate Employees at UCLA
SAGEU
4-26-95
4-27-95
3,000
6,000

Oregon State

OR
Statewide
State Government
92
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
5-8-95
5-14-95
14,000
50,000

Washington Gas Light Company

DC, MD, VA
Washington DC Metro Area
Private Industry
22121
Gas Workers
Independent
6-10-95
9-7-95
1,100
77,000

Pepsi Cola Bottling Company

CA
Statewide
Private Industry
312111
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
6-26-95
6-28-95
1,000
3,000

New Jersey Turnpike Authority

NJ
Statewide
State Government
48849
International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers
IFPTE
7-3-95
7-4-95
1,600
3,200

Detroit Newspapers

MI
Detroit
Private Industry
51111
International Brotherhood of Teamsters and other Metropolitan Council of Newspaper Unions
IBT. TNG, CWA. GCIU
7-13-95
2-19-97
2,500
1,012,500

Chrysler Corp.

IA
Dodge City
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
7-31-95
7-31-95
3,900
3,900

Pacific Maritime Association

CA, OR, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
48832
International Longshore and Warehouse Union
ILWU
8-7-95
8-7-95
7,500
7,500

CSX Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
482111
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees
BMWE
8-17-95
8-17-95
1,200
1,200

WCI Steel, Inc.

OH
Warren
Private Industry
331111
United Steelworkers
USW
8-31-95
10-24-95
1,700
68,000

Bell Atlantic Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
517
Communications Workers of America
CWA
8-31-95
8-31-95
2,000
2,000

Providence Public Schools

RI
Providence
Local Government
61111
American Federation of Teachers
AFT
9-5-95
9-14-95
1,600
12,800

Ryder Systems Inc.

Interstate
Private Industry
4841
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
9-7-95
10-7-95
5,000
110,000

Oregon Health and Sciences University

OR
Portland
State Government
62211
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
9-19-95
9-22-95
3,200
12,800

Amana Refrigeration Inc.

IA
Cedar Rapids
Private Industry
335222
International Association of Machinists
IAM
9-24-95
9-28-95
2,000
8,000

Inter City Products

TN
Lewisburg
Private Industry
33341
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
BBF
10-5-95
10-20-95
2,000
22,000

Boeing Company

WA, KS, OR
Multiple States
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
10-6-95
12-14-95
33,000
1,551,000

Metropolitan Council/Metro Transit

MN
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Local Government
48521
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
1005
10-9-95
10-29-95
2,000
38,000

Amphenol Corp.

NY
Sidney
Private Industry
335931
International Association of Machinists
IAM
10-21-95
10-28-95
1,000
5,000

General Electric Corp.

PA
Erie
Private Industry
336510
United Electrical Workers
UE
Independent
10-26-95
10-30-95
3,200
9,600

Chrysler Corp., McGraw Glass Division

MI
Detroit
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
11-1-95
11-4-95
1,000
3,000

Oakland Unified School District

CA
Oakland
Local Government
61111
Oakland Education Association
NEA
Independent
11-28-95
11-29-95
3,500
7,000

Commercial Building Realty Advisory Board

NY
New York
Private Industry
53112
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1-4-96
2-4-96
30,000
630,000

Trailmobile Manufacturing Company

IL
Charleston
Private Industry
336212
United Paperworkers International Union
UPIU
1-21-96
7-3-96
1,100
127,600

Oakland Public Schools

CA
Oakland
Local Government
61111
Oakland Education Association
NEA
Independent
1-30-96
1-30-96
3,500
3,500

San Diego Public Schools

CA
San Diego
Local Government
61111
San Diego Teachers Association
NEA
Independent
2-1-96
2-8-96
5,000
30,000

Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports

CA
Los Angeles, Long Beach
Private Industry
48831
International Longshore and Warehouse Union
ILWU
2-5-96
2-5-96
3,000
3,000

Yale University

CT
New Haven
Private Industry
61131
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
Clerical workers
2-7-96
3-5-96
1,200
22,800

Ingalls Shipbuilding Inc.

MS
Pascagoula
Private Industry
336611
Metal Trades Council
MTC
2-14-96
2-15-96
7,600
14,200
Now part of the AFL-CIO

Oakland Unified School District

CA
Oakland
Local Government
61111
Oakland Education Association
NEA
Independent
2-15-96
3-20-96
3,500
84,000

Chrysler Corp.

MI
Warren
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
2-17-96
2-19-96
1,800
1,800

Nursing home industry

WV
Statewide
Private Industry
62311
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
3-4-96
3-4-96
1,000
1,000

General Motors Corp.

OH
Dayton
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
3-8-96
3-22-96
136,000
1,260,000
Excludes workers in Canada and Mexico.

Yale University

CT
New Haven
Private Industry
61131
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
Food service and custodial workers
3-27-96
4-23-96
1,100
22,000

Beverly Enterprises

Interstate
Private Industry
623
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-1-96
4-3-96
1,200
3,600

Maryland Heavy-Highway Contractors Association

MD
Baltimore
Private Industry
237
International Union of Operating Engineers
IUOE
4-9-96
4-10-96
1,000
2,000

General Motors Corp.

OH
Lordstown
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-15-96
4-16-96
1,500
3,000

Crown Cork and Seal Company

WA, NE, OR, ID, MD, WI
Multiple States
Private Industry
3324
International Association of Machinists
IAM
4-19-96
6-8-96
1,000
35,000

Grocery industry-- Safeway and King Soopers

CO
Denver area
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
5-14-96
6-26-96
12,000
372,000

NBC Merchants, Inc.

IN
Evansville
Private Industry
4243
Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees
UNITE
6-1-96
6-14-96
1,300
13,000

Northern Illinois Mason Employers Council

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
23814
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
BAC
6-1-96
6-12-96
6,500
52,000

Bay Area cleaning companies

CA
Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Mateo Counties
Private Industry
56172
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
6-3-96
7-2-96
4,900
107,800

McDonnell Douglas Aerospace

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
6-5-96
9-16-96
6,700
482,400

Compton Public Schools

CA
Compton
Local Government
61111
Compton Teachers Association
NEA
Independent
6-10-96
6-10-96
1,100
1,100

League of Voluntary Hospitals

NY
New York
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
6-24-96
8-28-96
5,800
272,600

Contra Costa County Public Schools District

CA
Contra Costa County
Local Government
61111
California Nurses Association, American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Service Employees International Union, Appraisers Association of America
CNA, AFSME, SEIU, AA
6-26-96
6-26-96
4,100
4,100

National Steel and Shipbuilding Company

CA
San Diego
Private Industry
336611
Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Iron Workers, International Association of Machinists, International Brotherhood of Teamsters, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, United Brotherhood of Carpenters, and International Union of Operating Engineers
BSOIW, IAM, IBT, IBEW, IUPAT, UBC, IUOE
7-17-96
8-16-96
2,500
49,100
On 08/16/1996, the number of workers involved decreased below 1,000.

Pemco Aeroplex Inc.

AL
Birmingham
Private Industry
336411
United Automobile Workers
UAW
7-22-96
3-21-97
1,100
183,700

East St. Louis School District

IL
East St. Louis
Local Government
61111
American Federation of Teachers
AFT
9-3-96
9-15-96
1,200
10,800

Aluminum Company of America

OH
Cleveland
Private Industry
332112
United Automobile Workers
UAW
9-5-96
9-29-96
1,300
22,100

Boise Cascade Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
322
Southern Council of Industrial Workers
SCIW
9-12-96
10-12-96
3,800
45,600

Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
331111
United Steelworkers
USW
10-1-96
8-12-97
4,800
1,142,400

Holt Cargo Systems Inc.

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
48831
International Longshoremen's Association
ILA
10-7-96
10-24-96
1,200
15,600

Kennecott Utah Copper Corp.

UT
Salt Lake County
Private Industry
212234
10-16-96
10-18-96
1,700
5,100
17 unions

General Motors Corp.

WI
Janesville
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
10-30-96
11-6-96
5,100
30,600

General Motors Corp.

IN
Indianapolis
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
10-30-96
11-3-96
2,700
8,100

Elevator Industry

NY
Flushing
Private Industry
23829
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
11-1-96
3-2-97
1,500
120,000

IBP Inc.

IL
Joslin
Private Industry
311611
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
11-12-96
11-29-96
1,800
23,400

Giant Food Inc.

MD
Landover
Private Industry
44511
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
12-18-96
1-19-97
2,100
41,100

General Motors Corp.

OH
Morain
Private Industry
3361
International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers
IUE
1-25-97
1-28-97
4,300
8,600

General Motors Corp.

IN
Fort Wayne
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
3-14-97
3-27-97
2,700
27,000

General Motors Corp.

OK
Oklahoma City
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-4-97
5-24-97
3,500
126,000

Chrysler Corp.

MI, MO, OH
Interstate
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-10-97
5-9-97
15,100
306,800
Excludes workers in Canada and Mexico.

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
4-16-97
4-16-97
17,000
17,000

Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company

Interstate
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
4-20-97
5-8-97
12,000
168,000

Goodyear/Kelly-Springfield Tire Company

SC
Fayetteville
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
4-22-97
5-8-97
2,300
29,900

General Motors Corp.

MI
Pontiac
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-23-97
7-19-97
5,900
359,900

General Building Contractors Association

PA
Eastern
Private Industry
2362
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
5-1-97
5-19-97
1,000
13,000

Interior Finish Contractors Association of Delaware Valley

PA
Eastern
Private Industry
23835
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
5-1-97
5-7-97
3,000
15,000

Carrier Air Conditioning Company

TN
McMinnville
Private Industry
333415
Sheet Metal Workers
SMW
5-1-97
6-8-97
1,300
33,800

Construction Employers Association

OH
Cleveland area
Private Industry
2362
Laborers International Union of North America
LIUNA
5-1-97
5-9-97
2,000
14,000

General Motors Corp., Delphi Packard Electric Division

OH
Warren
Private Industry
33632
International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers
IUE
Electrical workers
5-13-97
5-14-97
8,000
16,000

Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

NJ
Newark
Private Industry
524114
Office and Professional Employees International Union
OPEIU
5-27-97
5-30-97
1,600
6,400

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
7-17-97
7-18-97
10,500
21,000

General Motors Corp.

MI
Warren, Flint, Orion Township, Lansing
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
7-23-97
7-27-97
14,100
25,200
Excludes workers in Canada and Mexico.

Shaw's Supermarkets Inc.

MA, RI
Multiple States
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
7-28-97
7-30-97
6,200
18,600

United Parcel Service

Interstate
Private Industry
49211
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
8-4-97
8-21-97
180,000
2,032,500
All workers returned to work on 08/17/1997, with the exception of two locals in Chicago.

State of Ohio

OH
Statewide
State Government
923
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
Health care workers
8-5-97
8-5-97
4,500
4,500

Painting and Decorating Contractors Association

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
23832
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
IUPAT
9-2-97
9-18-97
2,200
28,600

Kaiser Permanente

OR, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
9-2-97
10-4-97
2,000
48,000

Bay Area Rapid Transit

CA
San Francisco area
Local Government
485111
Amalgamated Transit Union, American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, and Service Employees International Union
ATU; AFSCME; SEIU
9-7-97
9-13-97
2,600
13,000

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
9-8-97
9-9-97
20,300
40,600

Vickers Inc.

NE
Omaha
Private Industry
333996
United Paperworkers International Union
UPIU
9-15-97
9-16-97
1,000
2,000

Los Angeles County

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
92313
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
Child social workers
9-30-97
10-2-97
2,200
6,600

Colorado Fuel and Iron Company

CO
Pueblo
Private Industry
331111
United Steelworkers
USW
10-3-97
12-30-97
1,000
59,000

Foster Farms Poultry

CA
Livingston
Private Industry
311615
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
10-8-97
10-23-97
2,200
26,400

Uniroyal Goodrich Tire Company

IN
Woodburn
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
10-24-97
12-27-97
1,200
51,600

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
11-10-97
11-10-97
8,900
8,900

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
1-28-98
1-29-98
8,000
16,000

Honeywell Inc.

MN
Minneapolis area
Private Industry
33451
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
2-1-98
2-15-98
2,600
26,000

Trane Company

KY
Lexington
Private Industry
333415
United Automobile Workers
UAW
2-23-98
3-20-98
1,100
22,000

Kaiser Permanente

CA
Northern
Private Industry
622
California Nurses Association
CNA
2-24-98
2-24-98
7,100
7,100

Community College of Philadelphia

PA
Philadelphia
Local Government
61121
American Federation of Teachers
AFT
3-10-98
3-16-98
1,000
5,000

Construction companies

IA
Central
Private Industry
236
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
5-1-98
5-13-98
1,800
16,200

Wheland Foundry, Division of North American Royalties

TN
Chattanooga
Private Industry
3315
United Steelworkers
USW
5-2-98
6-19-98
1,300
44,200

Peterbilt Motors Company

TN
Madison
Private Industry
33612
United Automobile Workers
UAW
5-3-98
11-24-98
1,200
170,400

Quad City Builders Association, Inc.

IL
Rock Island
Private Industry
2362
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
5-21-98
5-28-98
1,800
9,000

Associated General Contractors; Great Lakes Fabricators and Erectors Association

MI
Detroit area
Private Industry
23812
Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Iron Workers
BSOIW
Iron Workers
6-1-98
6-1-98
2,500
2,500

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

PA
Philadelphia
State Government
48521
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
6-1-98
7-10-98
4,200
121,800

Michigan Road Builders Association

MI
Statewide
Private Industry
23731
International Union of Operating Engineers
IUOE
6-4-98
6-5-98
4,000
8,000

General Motors Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
6-5-98
7-29-98
152,200
3,313,000
Excludes Canada and Mexico.

Tecumseh Products Company

WI
New Holstein
Private Industry
333618
International Association of Machinists
IAM
7-1-98
7-18-98
1,800
21,600

Lucent Technologies Inc.

OH
Columbus
Private Industry
33421
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
7-6-98
7-22-98
2,500
32,500

BeefAmerica

NE
Norfolk
Private Industry
311611
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
7-13-98
7-28-98
1,200
14,400

Bell Atlantic Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
51711
Communications Workers of America
CWA
8-9-98
8-11-98
73,000
146,000

Trinity Industries Inc.

PA
Greenville
Private Industry
33651
United Automobile Workers
UAW
8-12-98
8-12-98
1,700
1,700
Manufacturing railroad cars. Plant closed 2001.

Consolidated Rail Company

Interstate
Private Industry
482111
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees
BMWE
8-14-98
8-14-98
23,500
23,500

US West Corp.

Interstate
Private Industry
51711
Communications Workers of America
CWA
8-16-98
8-30-98
34,000
340,000

Southern New England Telecommunications Company

Interstate
Private Industry
51711
Communications Workers of America
CWA
8-23-98
9-17-98
6,300
113,400

Northwest Airlines

Interstate
Private Industry
481111
Air Line Pilots Association
ALPA
8-29-98
9-10-98
33,700
214,600
Initially 6,200 workers.

Continental General Tire Company

NC
Charlotte
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
9-21-98
9-19-99
1,400
348,600

Kaiser Aluminum Corp.

LA, OH, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
331312
United Steelworkers
USW
10-1-98
9-18-00
3,000
1,479,000

Rheem Manufacturing Company

AR
Fort Smith
Private Industry
333415
United Steelworkers
USW
10-1-98
10-7-98
1,200
6,000

Libbey Inc.

OH
Toledo
Private Industry
32721
Glass, Molders, Pottery and Plastic workers
GMP
10-1-98
10-11-98
1,100
7,700

Fedders Air Conditioning

IL
Effingham
Private Industry
333415
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
BBF
10-12-98
11-2-98
1,000
15,000

Anheuser-Busch Inc.

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
31212
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
10-22-98
10-23-98
1,700
3,400

American Broadcasting System

NY, CA, DC, IL
Multiple States
Private Industry
51512
Communications Workers of America
CWA
11-2-98
1-15-99
2,200
112,200

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

NY
Bronx
Private Industry
62211
National Health and Human Service Employees Union
NHHSEU
11-10-98
11-13-98
1,100
3,300

Jersey City Public Schools

NJ
Jersey City
Local Government
61111
Jersey City Education Association
JCEA
11-19-98
11-23-98
3,800
11,400

University of California

CA
Statewide
State Government
61131
Communications Workers of America
CWA
12-1-98
12-6-98
1,200
4,800
There were 9,000 workers on strike at 8 campuses, but only 1,200 had collective bargaining rights.

ANR Advance Transportation Company

OH, WI, IL, NY, MI, OH, MO, TX, IA, IN, KS, KY, TN, MN
Multiple States
Private Industry
484122
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
IBT
12-8-98
12-18-98
1,400
12,600

Women and Infants Hospital

RI
Providence
Private Industry
62211
New England Health Care Employees Union
NEHE
District 1199
12-22-98
1-14-99
1,200
19,200

Anchorage School District

AK
Anchorage
Local Government
61111
Totum Association of Educational Support Personnel
TAESP
Independent
1-15-99
1-21-99
1,000
4,000

Trane Company

TN
Clarksville
Private Industry
333415
International Association of Machinists
IAM
1-16-99
2-7-99
1,800
25,200

American Airlines

Interstate
Private Industry
481111
Allied Pilots Association
APA
Independent
2-6-99
2-16-99
2,900
10,300

Women and Infants Hospital

RI
Providence
Private Industry
62211
New England Health Care Employees Union
NEHE
District 1199
2-27-99
2-27-99
1,200
1,200

University of Michigan

MI
Ann Arbor
State Government
61131
Graduate Employees Organization
GEO
Independent
3-10-99
3-11-99
1,100
2,200

Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Company

VA
Newport News
Private Industry
336611
United Steelworkers
USW
4-5-99
7-30-99
8,000
622,500

State of Washington

WA
Statewide
State Government
61111
Washington Education Association
WEA
4-14-99
4-23-99
11,000
25,600

SMARCA Inc.

MN
Minneapolis-St.Paul area
Private Industry
23822
Sheet Metal Workers
SMW
5-5-99
5-10-99
1,600
4,800

Ingalls Shipbuilding Inc.

MS
Pascagoula
Private Industry
336611
Metal Trades Council
MTC
5-16-99
6-4-99
7,000
98,000

Independent Contractors

CA
San Mateo County
Private Industry
236
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
5-20-99
5-21-99
1,000
2,000

IBP Inc.

WA
Pasco
Private Industry
311611
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
6-4-99
7-7-99
1,000
19,200

Buckeye Steel Castings Company

OH
Columbus
Private Industry
331513
United Steelworkers
USW
6-27-99
7-11-99
1,200
10,800
Steel castings for freight and passenger rail market. Also large castings for general industrial use serving mining and construction industries.

Overnite Transportation Co.

TN, IN, GA, KS, LA, MN, OH, MI, FL
Multiple States
Private Industry
484122
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
7-5-99
7-9-99
1,700
6,100

Board of Education of the School District of the City of Detroit

MI
Detroit
Local Government
61111
Detroit Federation of Teachers
AFT
8-30-99
9-7-99
11,000
66,000

Atlantic City Casino Hotels

NJ
Atlantic City
Private Industry
72112
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
9-15-99
9-16-99
12,000
24,000

Bruno's Inc.

AL
Statewide
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
9-26-99
10-2-99
7,100
35,500

Board of Education of the School District of the School District of the City of Birmingham

AL
Birmingham
Local Government
61111
Alabama Education Association
NEA
11-15-99
11-16-99
2,000
3,600

Boeing Company

WA, OR, KS
Multiple States
Private Industry
336411
Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace
SPEEA
2-9-00
3-19-00
17,000
459,000

Kaiser Permanente

CO
Denver area
Private Industry
621491
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
3-2-00
3-21-00
1,100
15,400

Interstate Brands Corp.

ME, NY, PA, NJ, MA, RI, CT, NH, VT
Multiple States
Private Industry
311812
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
3-16-00
3-23-00
4,600
22,200
Commercial bakery that distributes products to supermarkets and convenience stores.

Associated Wholesale Grocers

MO, OK
Kansas City; Springfield; Oklahoma City
Private Industry
4244
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
4-2-00
6-2-00
1,400
61,600

Los Angeles janitorial maintenance contractors

CA
Los Angeles County
Private Industry
56172
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-3-00
4-24-00
8,500
103,800

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

TX
Fort Worth
Private Industry
33641
International Association of Machinists
IAM
4-10-00
4-26-00
2,300
29,900
Tactical aircraft systems.

Building Owners and Managers Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
5311
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-17-00
4-17-00
5,000
5,000

University of California

CA
State Government
61131
United Automobile Workers
UAW
4-18-00
4-18-00
5,000
5,000

Cleaning Contractors Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
56172
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-18-00
4-28-00
4,500
40,500

Ohio State University

OH
Statewide
State Government
61131
Communications Workers of America
CWA
5-1-00
5-19-00
1,900
28,500

Association of National Advertisers; American Association of Advertising Agencies

AR, MA, IL, OH, TX, CO, NV, NM, UT, MI, FL, GA, HI, MN, MO, TN, NC, PA, OR, CA, WA, DC, MD
Multiple States
Private Industry
54181
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and Screen Actors Guild
AFTRA, SAG
5-1-00
10-30-00
135,000
17,280,000

Association of Master Painters and Decorators of New York

NY
New York City, Long Island, and Westchester County
Private Industry
23832
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
IUPAT
6-1-00
6-9-00
4,000
28,000

Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital

CA
Palo Alto
Private Industry
622
Committee For Recognition of Nursing Achievement
CRONA
Independent
6-7-00
7-27-00
1,700
61,200

Maytag Herrin Laundry Products

IL
Herrin
Private Industry
335224
International Association of Machinists
IAM
6-12-00
6-17-00
1,200
6,000

Northern Illinois Ready Mix and Materials Association; Prairie Materials; and Ozinga Brothers

IL
Cook County
Private Industry
23811
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
6-15-00
6-24-00
3,400
23,800

Hotel employers

MN
Minneapolis and Bloomington
Private Industry
72111
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
6-16-00
6-27-00
1,100
6,800

Hospitals (10)

CA
Bay and Northern areas
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
7-6-00
7-6-00
3,800
3,800

Associated General Contractors and others

NJ
Northern
Private Industry
23812
Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Iron Workers
BSOIW
7-10-00
7-13-00
2,200
8,800

Rhode Island Correctional Facilities

RI
Providence
State Government
92214
Rhode Island Brotherhood of Correctional Officers
RIBCO
Independent
7-26-00
7-26-00
1,200
1,200

Northern California Drywall Contractors Association

CA
Northern
Private Industry
23831
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
IUPAT
8-1-00
8-16-00
1,200
14,400

Hospitals (8)

CA
Bay and Northern areas
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
8-2-00
8-3-00
3,500
7,000

Verizon Communications

ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, NY, NJ, DE, PA, MD, VA, WV, DC
Multiple States
Private Industry
517
Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
CWA, IBEW
8-6-00
8-23-00
85,000
955,000

Earthgrain Company

AL, GA, TN, KY, IL, CO, IA, MS, TX, CA, WI
Multiple States
Private Industry
3118
Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union
BCTGM
8-26-00
9-22-00
4,100
51,500
The number of workers involved increased by 2,500 during the month of September.

Raytheon Company

MA
Eastern
Private Industry
33441
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
8-27-00
10-2-00
3,100
77,500

Bath Iron Works

ME
Bath
Private Industry
336611
International Association of Machinists
IAM
8-28-00
10-22-00
4,800
182,400

Board of Education, City of Buffalo

NY
Buffalo
Local Government
61111
Buffalo Teachers Federation
NEA
9-7-00
9-7-00
3,900
3,900

Board of Education, City of Buffalo

NY
Buffalo
Local Government
61111
Buffalo Teachers Federation
NEA
9-14-00
9-14-00
3,900
3,900

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
485111
United Transportation Union
UTU
9-16-00
10-17-00
7,400
148,000

Hospitals (3)

CA
Bay area
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
9-20-00
9-20-00
1,600
1,600

Washington Hospital Center

DC
Washington
Private Industry
622
District of Columbia Nurses Association/American Nurses Association
DCNA
Independent
9-20-00
11-8-00
1,000
35,000

Building and Realty Institute

NY
Westchester County
Private Industry
5311
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
10-4-00
10-10-00
4,000
16,000

Los Angeles County

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
92
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
10-11-00
10-11-00
47,000
47,000

Kroger Company

OH, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
10-11-00
10-11-00
1,400
1,400

Rhode Island Hospital

RI
Providence
Local Government
622
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
10-16-00
10-16-00
1,200
1,200

Summit Logistics Inc.

CA
Tracy
Private Industry
424410
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
10-18-00
12-1-00
1,900
55,300
Workers involved increased by 300 on 11/01/2000.

Hospitals (8)

CA
Bay and Northern areas
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
10-25-00
10-25-00
3,500
3,500

Frigidaire Freezer Products

MN
St. Cloud
Private Industry
335222
International Association of Machinists
IAM
10-28-00
11-18-00
1,600
24,000

Olin Corporation

IL
East Alton
Private Industry
332992
International Association of Machinists
IAM
12-4-00
1-21-01
2,700
86,400

Hospitals (18)

CA
Statewide
Private Industry
622
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
12-14-00
12-14-00
6,000
6,000

Baltimore hospitals (3)

MD
Baltimore
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1-31-01
2-1-01
2,000
2,000
Work stoppage lasted 3 shifts (24 hours); it began on 01/31/2001 at 6 a.m. and ended on 02/01/2001 at 6 a.m.

Trane Company

KY
Lexington
Private Industry
333415
United Automobile Workers
UAW
2-26-01
3-23-01
1,200
24,000

Baltimore hospitals (3)

MD
Baltimore
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
3-15-01
3-16-01
2,000
2,000
Work stoppage lasted 3 shifts.

Connecticut nursing homes

CT
Statewide
Private Industry
62311
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
3-20-01
3-21-01
4,500
4,500
Work stoppage lasted 3 shifts.

Comair

Interstate
Private Industry
481111
Air Line Pilots Association
ALPA
3-26-01
6-14-01
3,300
116,600
Work stoppage idled 1,300 workers in March. An additional 2,000 workers were idled in May.

Mechanical Contractors Association of Southern Indiana and others

IN, IL
Southern areas
Private Industry
23822
Plumbers and Pipefitters Union
PPF
4-2-01
4-12-01
1,000
9,000

Hawaii Department of Education

HI
Statewide
State Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
4-5-01
4-23-01
12,400
161,200

University of Hawaii

HI
Statewide
State Government
61131
National Education Association
NEA
4-5-01
4-17-01
2,500
22,500

Hospitals

CA
Northern
Private Industry
62211
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
4-16-01
4-19-01
3,500
10,500
Work stoppage lasted 9 shifts over 3 days.

Seattle Public Schools District

WA
Seattle
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
5-1-01
5-1-01
6,900
6,900

Des Moines Construction Council

IA
Des Moines
Private Industry
236
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
Independent
5-1-01
5-5-01
1,200
4,800

Associated General Contractors and others

MN
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Private Industry
23814
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
BAC
Bricklayers
5-1-01
5-29-01
1,000
20,000

Connecticut nursing homes

CT
Statewide
Private Industry
62311
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
5-2-01
5-24-01
4,600
69,700
Work stoppage started on 05/01/2001, and involve less than 1,000 workers until 05/02/2001. On 05/25/2001, the number decreased below 1,000 again.

Associated General Contractors and others

MN
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Private Industry
2362
Laborers International Union of North America
LIUNA
5-7-01
5-11-01
4,000
20,000

Weyerhaeuser Company

WA, OR
Multiple States
Private Industry
3221
United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Western Pulp and Paper Workers
UBC, WPPW
Independent
5-9-01
5-31-01
1,400
22,400

Peoples Gas Company

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
22121
Utility Workers Union of America
UWUA
Gas workers
5-19-01
6-8-01
1,000
14,000

Minnesota Hospital Healthcare Partnership

MN
Minneapolis
Private Industry
62211
Minnesota Nurses Association
MNA
6-3-01
6-23-01
1,400
21,000

Northwest Wall and Ceiling Contractors Association

WA
Seattle
Private Industry
23831
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
Independent
6-12-01
6-18-01
2,200
11,000

Midwest Generation Company

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
22112
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
6-28-01
10-16-01
1,100
88,000

Northern California Painters and Finishing Contractors

CA
San Francisco area
Private Industry
23832
Painters and Allied Trades
PAT
7-1-01
7-30-01
1,000
21,000

Painters and Decorators Joint Committee

CA
Oakland area
Private Industry
23832
Painters and Allied Trades
PAT
7-1-01
7-23-01
1,200
18,000

Sheet Metal Contractors Association

MA
Boston area
Private Industry
23822
Sheet Metal Workers
SMW
8-1-01
8-12-01
1,400
11,200

Automobile Dealers Association

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
44111
International Association of Machinists
IAM
8-1-01
8-27-01
1,700
32,300

Mitsubishi Manufacturing Co.

IL
Normal
Private Industry
3361
United Automobile Workers
UAW
8-24-01
8-24-01
2,700
2,700

Shop Rite Supermarkets

NJ
Southern
Private Industry
44511
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
9-7-01
10-28-01
1,400
49,000

Maytag Company

IA
Amana
Private Industry
335222
International Association of Machinists
IAM
9-23-01
11-11-01
1,600
54,400

State of Minnesota

MN
Statewide
State Government
92
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees; Minnesota Association of Professional Employees
AFSCME; MAPE
Independent
10-1-01
10-14-01
24,900
242,500

Pratt and Whitney Division, United Technologies Corp.

CT
Statewide
Private Industry
336412
International Association of Machinists
IAM
12-3-01
12-13-01
5,000
45,000

Oregon Health and Sciences University

OR
Portland
Private Industry
62211
Oregon Nurses Association
ONA
12-17-01
2-10-02
1,000
37,000

Queens bus lines (3)

NY
Queens
Local Government
485113
Transport Workers Union
TWU
2-27-02
2-28-02
1,500
3,000

Lockheed Martin Corporation

GA, MS, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
336
International Association of Machinists
IAM
3-11-02
4-28-02
2,900
101,500

Group Health, Inc.

NY
New York
Private Industry
524114
Office and Professional Employees International Union
OPEIU
4-16-02
5-17-02
1,300
31,200

Hershey Foods Corporation

PA
Hershey
Private Industry
311320
Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union
BCTGM
4-26-02
6-8-02
2,800
84,000

Connecticut Construction Industry Association

CT
Hartford
Private Industry
237310
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
Independent
5-1-02
5-14-02
3,000
30,000

Twin Cities Roofing Contractors Association

MN
Minneapolis
Private Industry
238160
United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers
RWAW
Roofers
5-1-02
6-11-02
1,000
29,000

Carrier Corporation

IN
Indianapolis
Private Industry
333415
United Steelworkers
USW
5-3-02
5-13-02
1,100
7,700

Queens bus lines (3)

NY
Queens
Local Government
485113
Transport Workers Union
TWU
6-17-02
8-6-02
1,500
54,000

Mechanical Contractors Association of New York

NY
New York
Private Industry
23822
Plumbers and Pipefitters Union
PPF
Steamfitters
7-1-02
7-5-02
1,700
6,800

Cook County

IL
Chicago
Local Government
92211
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
7-11-02
7-11-02
3,800
3,800

Delta Dental

CA
Northern
Private Industry
524114
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
7-19-02
8-12-02
1,200
20,400

Dominion (Dominion Energy, Dominion North Carolina Power, Dominion Virginia Power)

VA, NC, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
2211
International Brotherhood of Electric Workers
IBEW
8-2-02
8-15-02
3,500
35,000

Boeing Company

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
336411
United Automobile Workers
UAW
9-14-02
9-22-02
1,400
7,000

Pacific Maritime Association

CA, OR, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
488320
International Longshore and Warehouse Union
ILWU
9-27-02
10-9-02
10,500
129,500

Maintenance Contractors of New England

MA
Boston
Private Industry
56172
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
9-30-02
10-23-02
1,800
32,400

Plainfield Community Consolidated Schools District

IL
Plainfield
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
Independent
10-28-02
10-31-02
1,200
4,800

General Electric Corporation

MA
Lynn
Private Industry
336412
International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers
IUE
Communications workers
11-1-02
11-4-02
3,200
9,600

Billings Board of Education

MT
Billings
Local Government
61111
National Education Association
NEA
Independent
11-7-02
11-26-02
1,100
14,300

Kuakini Medical Center; Queen's Medical Center; St. Francis Medical Center

HI
Honolulu
Private Industry
622110
Hawaii Nurses Association/American Nurses Association
HNA
Independent
12-3-02
1-16-03
1,400
42,400
Stoppage began on 12/02/2002, but involved less than 1,000 workers until 12/03/2002. On 01/17/2003, the number of workers involved decreased below 1,000.

General Electric Corp.

KY, PA, NY, OH, CA, CT
Multiple States
Private Industry
334612
International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers, United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (Independent)
IUE, UE
1-14-03
1-15-03
17,500
35,000

Yale University

CT
New Haven
Private Industry
61131
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
34, 35
3-3-03
3-7-03
2,500
12,500

League of American Theaters and Producers

NY
New York
Private Industry
71111
American Federation of Musicians
AFM
3-7-03
3-10-03
1,500
6,000

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

TX
Fort Worth
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
766
4-14-03
4-27-03
4,000
40,000

Dow Chemical Company

TX
Freeport
Private Industry
325211
International Union of Operating Engineers
IUOE
5-20-03
5-28-03
1,300
7,800

Associated General Contractors of Washington

WA
Statewide
Private Industry
236220
United Brotherhood of Carpenters
UBC
6-25-03
7-3-03
4,000
28,000

San Joaquin County

CA
Stockton
Local Government
921190
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
790
8-4-03
8-8-03
5,000
25,000

Oahu Transit Services Inc.

HI
Honolulu
Private Industry
485111
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
996
8-26-03
9-27-03
1,300
29,900

Yale University

CT
New Haven
Private Industry
61131
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
HERE
34, 35
8-27-03
9-19-03
1,900
32,300

Chicago Area Refuse Haulers Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
562219
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
10-1-03
10-9-03
3,300
23,100

Dierbergs, Schnucks, and Shop 'N Save Markets

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
445110
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
655
10-7-03
10-31-03
10,200
183,600

Albertsons, Ralphs, and Vons Markets

CA
Southern CA
Private Industry
445110
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
7 locals
10-12-03
2-29-04
67,300
5,718,100

Kroger Company

KY, OH, WV
Multiple States
Private Industry
445110
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
400
10-13-03
12-11-03
3,200
131,200

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

CA
Los Angeles
Local Government
485111
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
10-14-03
11-17-03
6,200
148,600

American Axle and Manufacturing, Inc.

MI, NY
Multiple States
Private Industry
336350
United Automobile Workers
UAW
5 locals
2-26-04
2-26-04
6,700
6,700

Metropolitan Council/Metro Transit

MN
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Local Government
485111
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
1005
3-4-04
4-16-04
2,200
70,400

SBC Communications Inc.

Nationwide
Private Industry
517110
Communication Workers of America
CWA
5-21-04
5-24-04
102,000
204,000

Visteon Corporation

IN
Bedford
Private Industry
336322
Communication Workers of America-International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers
CWA-IUE
907
5-30-04
6-13-04
1,000
9,000

Home Health Care Agencies

NY
New York
Private Industry
621610
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1199
6-7-04
6-9-04
23,000
57,000

City of New York

NY
New York
Local Government
624410
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
1707
6-9-04
6-11-04
7,000
21,000

Maytag Corporation

IA
Newton
Private Industry
335224
United Automobile Workers
UAW
997
6-10-04
7-2-04
1,600
27,200

Automotive Dealers Association

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
441110
International Association of Machinists, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IAM, IBT
8-2-04
10-14-04
2,000
104,000

Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound

WA
Seattle
Private Industry
621491
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
8-23-04
8-27-04
1,700
8,500

Las Vegas Convention Center Service Providers

NV
Las Vegas
Private Industry
561920
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
9-4-04
9-11-04
3,000
12,000

San Francisco Multi-Employer Group

CA
San Francisco
Private Industry
721110
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
9-29-04
11-23-04
1,500
154,700
The number of workers idled was 1,500 until 10/1/04 when it increased to 4,100.

Hotel/Casino Employers

NJ
Atlantic City
Private Industry
721120
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
10-1-04
11-3-04
10,000
230,000

Ormet

OH
Hannibal
Private Industry
331310
United Steelworkers
USW
5724, 5760
11-22-04
7-16-06
1,200
522,600

Turnpike Workers

PA
Fort Washington
State Government
488490
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
11-24-04
11-30-04
2,000
8,000

Sutter Healthcare Hospitals

CA
San Francisco
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
250
12-6-04
12-10-04
7,000
35,000

New Jersey Central Power and Light

NJ
Central New Jersey
Private Industry
221122
International Brotherhood of Electric Workers
IBEW
Council U3
12-8-04
3-15-05
1,300
85,800

St. John's Mercy Medical Center

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
622110
United Food and Commercial Workers
UFCW
655
12-15-04
12-31-04
1,500
16,500
On 12/31/14, the number of workers idled fell below 1,000.

Lockheed Martin Corporation

GA
Marietta
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
709
3-8-05
3-15-05
3,000
18,000

Cooper Tire and Rubber Company

AR
Texarkana
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
752
3-14-05
4-11-05
1,700
34,000

Elevator Manufacturers Association of New York (Kane Inc.; Otis Elevator Co.; Schindler Elevator Corp.)

NY
New York City
Private Industry
333921
International Union of Elevator Constructors
IUEC
1
3-17-05
6-26-05
1,200
85,200

University of California

CA
Oakland
State Government
611310
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSME
3299
4-14-05
4-15-05
7,000
7,000

University of California

CA
Oakland
State Government
611310
Coalition of University Employees
4-14-05
4-15-05
2,000
2,000

University of California

CA
Oakland
State Government
611310
University Professional and Technical Employees
4-14-05
4-15-05
2,000
2,000

Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
236000
United Association of Steamfitters
UA
601
4-14-05
5-2-05
1,800
23,400

Mechanical Contractors Association

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
236200
United Association of Steamfitters
UA
420
5-1-05
5-4-05
2,700
8,100

Construction Employers Association

OH
Cleveland
Private Industry
236200
Laborers International Union of North America
LIUNA
310
5-2-05
5-11-05
2,100
16,800

NSTAR

MA
Braintree
Private Industry
221110
Utility Workers Union of America
UWUA
369
5-15-05
6-1-05
1,900
22,800

Coca-Cola Bottlers

CA, CT
Southern California and Windsor, Connecticut
Private Industry
312111
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
848 ,896, 962, 986, 1035
5-23-05
6-3-05
1,900
17,100

Moving and Storage Companies

NY
New York City area
Private Industry
484210
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
814
5-25-05
6-13-05
1,000
12,000

Mechanical Contractors Association

PA
Pittsburgh
Private Industry
236200
United Association of Steamfitters
UA
449
6-1-05
6-9-05
1,000
7,000

Mid-Michigan Mechanical Contractors Association

MI
Central
Private Industry
236000
United Association of Steamfitters
UA
333
6-1-05
6-3-05
1,000
3,000

Los Angeles Hotel Employer's Council

CA
Los Angeles
Private Industry
721110
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
11
6-9-05
6-11-05
2,400
7,200

Asarco, Inc.

AZ
Tucson
Private Industry
212231
United Steelworkers
USW
915, 5252, 88601, 88602
6-30-05
11-15-05
1,500
134,100
Initial work stoppage was 1,100 and later increased to 1,500.

Allied Building Metals Industries,Inc

NY
New York City
Private Industry
236220
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
BSOIW
7-8-05
7-22-05
1,500
16,500

Northwest Airlines Corporation

MN
Eagan
Private Industry
481111
Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association
AMFA
Independent
8-20-05
11-6-06
3,000
1,183,800

Boeing Company

OR, KS
Puget Sound area and Wichita
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
District 751
9-2-05
9-30-05
18,300
366,000

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
485111
Transport Workers Union, United Transportation Union
TWU 234, UTU 1594
234,1594
10-31-05
11-7-05
5,300
31,800

Boeing Company

CA, FL, AL
Huntington Beach, Torrance, Vandenberg, and Edwards Air force Base, CA; Cape Canaveral, FL; Huntsville and Decatur, AL
Private Industry
336410
International Association of Machinists
IAM
11-2-05
2-6-06
1,500
87,200
Delta rocket program.

New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority

NY
New York
Local Government
485110
Transit Workers Union
TWU
100
12-20-05
12-23-05
35,000
105,000

Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation

CT, FL
Stratford, West Palm Beach
Private Industry
336411
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
1150
2-20-06
4-3-06
3,600
108,000

AK Steel Corp.

OH
Middletown
Private Industry
331111
Armco Employees Independent Federation
IAM
1943
3-1-06
3-14-07
1,800
556,200
The work stoppage decreased from 2,600 to 2,400 in the beginning of April 2006 to 2300 in July 2006, 1900 in October 2006, and 1800 workers in November 2006.

Santa Cruz County Government

CA
Santa Cruz
Local Government
921190
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
415
3-14-06
3-15-06
1,600
1,600

Denver Regional Transit District

CO
Denver
Local Government
485110
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
1001
4-3-06
4-9-06
1,700
8,500

Greater Metropolitan Automotive Dealers Association of Minnesota

MN
Minneapolis
Private Industry
441110
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
974
4-17-06
5-9-06
1,400
23,800

General Building Contractors Association

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
238350
United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Metropolitan Regional Council of Philadelphia
UBC
5-1-06
5-2-06
5,000
5,000

MidAmerica Regional Bargaining Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
237310
Laborers International Union of North America
LIUNA
6-1-06
6-4-06
2,000
4,000

Mason Contractors Association and Independent Employers

MO
St. Louis area
Private Industry
238140
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
IUBAC
6-1-06
6-8-06
1,200
7,200

Grove Masonry Maintenance, Inc. and Tuckpointing Contractors Association

IL
Chicago
Private Industry
238140
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
IUBAC
6-12-06
6-17-06
1,600
8,000

Contra Costa County

CA
Danville
Local Government
921100
Service Employees International Union, the Association of Federal, State and Municipal Employees, Public Employees Union
SEIU, AFSME
SEIU 512, AFSME 2700, 1
6-27-06
6-28-06
6,000
6,000

General Contractors Association of Greater New York, NY

NY
New York
Private Industry
237990
International Union of Operating Engineers
IUOE
7-1-06
7-7-06
3,000
12,000

Gary School District

IN
Gary
Local Government
611110
Gary Teachers Union
GTU
8-21-06
9-1-06
1,400
14,000

City of Los Angeles

CA
Los Angeles
Local Government
921100
The Engineers and Architects Association
EAA
8-22-06
8-23-06
7,500
15,000

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

NJ
New Brunswick
Local Government
622110
United Steelworkers, Health Care Workers Council
USW
4-200
Health care workers
8-24-06
9-21-06
1,200
24,000

Detroit School District

MI
Detroit
Local Government
611110
Detroit Federation of Teachers
DFT
231
8-28-06
9-13-06
9,500
104,500

Sacramento County

CA
Sacramento
Local Government
921100
Stationary Engineers, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
39, District Council 57
9-5-06
9-18-06
3,900
39,000

Bombardier Learjet

KS
Wichita
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
639
10-2-06
10-23-06
1,100
16,500

Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.

AL, NE, NY, NC, OH, KS, TN, TX, VA, WI
Multiple States
Private Industry
326210
United Steelworkers
USW
10-6-06
12-29-06
12,600
718,200

ABM Janitorial Services, GCA Services Group, Sanitors Services of Texas, Pritchard Industries Southwest

TX
Houston
Private Industry
561720
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
5
10-23-06
11-20-06
1,300
26,000

Raytheon Missile Systems

AZ
Tucson
Private Industry
336414
International Association of Machinists
IAM
933
11-6-06
1-19-07
1,900
93,100

Harley-Davidson Motor Company

PA
York
Private Industry
336900
International Association of Machinist
IAM
175
2-2-07
2-22-07
2,800
39,200

Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Ingalls Shipyard

MS
Pascagoula
Private Industry
336611
Pascagoula Metal Trades Council, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Office and Professional Employees International Union, Special Police and Security Officers
IBEW 733, OPEIU 204, SPSO 655
3-8-07
4-4-07
6,500
130,000

Community College of Philadelphia

PA
Philadelphia
Local Government
611210
Faculty and Staff Federation of CCP
FSFCCP
2026
3-13-07
3-27-07
1,300
14,300

National Fire Sprinkler Association

Nationwide
Private Industry
238220
Road Sprinkler Fitters
RSF
669
4-1-07
4-16-07
3,000
33,000

Foundation Coal Holdings

PA
Waynesburg
Private Industry
212112
United Mine Workers
UMW
4-4-07
4-13-07
1,200
9,600

Hayward School District

CA
Hayward
Local Government
611110
The Hayward Education Association
4-5-07
4-25-07
1,300
19,500

Associated Wall and Ceiling Contractors of Oregon and Southwest Washington, Inc.

OR, WA
Multiple States
Private Industry
236220
Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters
6-1-07
6-19-07
1,200
15,600

National Electrical Contractors of America

WA
Puget Sound
Private Industry
238210
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
46
6-1-07
6-1-07
2,800
2,800

Orange County Transportation Authority

CA
Orange County area
Local Government
485113
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
952
7-7-07
7-16-07
1,100
6,600

Harlem Consolidated Schools, District 122

IL
Machesney Park
Local Government
611110
Harlem Federation of Teachers
540
8-21-07
9-1-07
1,000
9,000

University of Minnesota

MN
Duluth
Local Government
611310
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
3801
9-5-07
9-21-07
3,100
40,300

Philadelphia Parking Authority

PA
Philadelphia
Local Government
485310
Taxi Workers Alliance
9-5-07
9-6-07
1,200
1,200

New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission

NY
New York
Local Government
485310
Taxi Workers Alliance
9-5-07
9-7-07
26,000
52,000

General Motors Corporation

Nationwide
Private Industry
336111
United Automobile Workers
UAW
9-24-07
9-26-07
74,000
148,000

San Francisco Bay Area Security Officers

CA
San Francisco
Private Industry
561612
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
24/7
9-24-07
9-28-07
4,000
20,000

Sutter Hospitals

CA
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
10-10-07
10-12-07
5,000
15,000

New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission

NY
New York
Local Government
485310
Taxi Workers Alliance
10-22-07
10-23-07
33,000
33,000

International Truck and Engine Corporation

OH, IN, IL, GA, PA, TX
Multiple States
Private Industry
336120
United Automobile Workers
UAW
10-23-07
12-13-07
3,700
133,200

Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers

Nationwide
Private Industry
512110
Writers Guild of America West, Writers Guild of America East
11-5-07
2-12-08
10,500
714,000

Paratransit Operators Coalition

NY
New York
Local Government
485991
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
1181-1061
12-10-07
12-19-07
1,500
12,000

Sutter Hospitals

CA
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
12-13-07
12-14-07
5,000
10,000

Volvo Trucks North America

VA
Dublin
Private Industry
336120
United Automobile Workers
UAW
2069
2-1-08
3-17-08
2,500
77,500

American Axel and Manufacturing, Inc.

NY, MI
Cheektowaga and Tonawanda, NY; Detroit, Hamtramck, and Three Rivers, MI
Private Industry
336350
United Automobile Workers
UAW
235,262,424,846,2093
2-26-08
5-22-08
3,600
226,800

Sutter Hospitals

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
3-21-08
3-30-08
4,000
24,000

University of Michigan

MI
Ann Arbor
State Government
611310
Graduate Employees Organization
3-25-08
3-25-08
1,700
1,700

General Motors Corporation

MI
Lansing
Private Industry
336111
United Automobile Workers
UAW
602
4-17-08
5-16-08
2,300
50,600

General Motors Corporation

MO
Kansas City
Private Industry
336111
United Automobile Workers
UAW
31
5-5-08
5-21-08
2,400
31,200

Bay Area Maintenance Contractors

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
561720
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1877
5-19-08
5-28-08
1,800
12,600

Indiana Construction Association

IN
Private Industry
236220
Laborers International Union of North America
LIUNA
6-4-08
6-5-08
2,900
5,800

Performance Transportation Services

AZ, CA, DE, IL, IN, KY, MA, MI, MN, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, TX, UT
Multiple States
Private Industry
484121
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT
6-9-08
6-13-08
1,300
6,500

University of California

CA
Statewide
State Government
611310
American Federation of State, Country, and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
3299
7-14-08
7-18-08
8,500
42,500

Hawker Beechcraft, Inc.

KS
Wichita, Salinas
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
733,2328
8-4-08
8-28-08
5,200
98,800

Daughters of Charity Health System

CA
San Francisco
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union/United Health Care Workers West
SEIU
8-28-08
8-29-08
1,800
1,800

Bellevue School District

WA
Bellevue
Local Government
611110
Bellevue Education Association
9-2-08
9-12-08
1,200
10,800

The Boeing Company

WA, OR, KS
Puget Sound Area, Gresham, Wichita
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
24,70,751
9-6-08
11-1-08
27,000
1,053,000

Sutter Hospitals, Daughters of Charity and Alliance Clinic

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union, United Health Care Workers West
SEIU
10-29-08
10-29-08
6,000
6,000

Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.

TX
Fort Worth
Private Industry
336411
United Automobile Workers
UAW
218
6-15-09
7-22-09
2,500
67,500

Interior Demolition Contractors Association

NY
New York
Private Industry
238910
Laborers International Union of North America/Mason Tenders District Council
LIUNA
79
7-1-09
7-7-09
1,500
6,000

Kent Public School District

WA
Kent
Local Government
611110
Kent Education Association
8-27-09
9-13-09
1,900
20,900

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

PA
Philadelphia
Local Government
485111
Transport Workers Union
TWU
234
11-3-09
11-9-09
5,500
27,500

University of Illinois

IL
Champaign - Urbana
State Government
611310
American Federation of Teachers, Graduate Employees Organization
AFT
6300
11-16-09
11-17-09
1,100
2,200

Temple University Hospital

PA
Philadelphia
State Government
622110
Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals
3-31-10
4-28-10
1,500
31,500

North Penn School District

PA
Montgomery County
Local Government
611110
North Penn Education Association
4-19-10
4-26-10
1,100
6,600

Capistrano Unified School District

CA
San Juan Capistrano Area
Local Government
611110
Capistrano Unified Educators Association
4-22-10
4-26-10
1,800
5,400

Oakland Unified School District

CA
Oakland
Local Government
611110
Oakland Education Association
4-29-10
4-29-10
2,500
2,500

The Boeing Company

CA
Long Beach
Private Industry
336411
United Automobile Workers
UAW
148
5-11-10
6-4-10
1,700
30,600

Allina Health System / United Hospital, Children's Hospitals and Clinics, Fairview Health Services, HealthEast Care System, Mercy Hospital, North Memorial Hospital, Park Nicollete Methodist Hospital

MN
Minneapolis -St. Paul
Private Industry
622110
Minnesota Nurses Association
6-10-10
6-10-10
12,000
12,000

Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors Association of Milwaukee

WI
Milwaukee
Private Industry
238220
Sheet Metal Workers' International Association
18
6-14-10
6-25-10
1,800
18,000

Mid-America Regional Bargaining Association

IL
Chicago area
Private Industry
237310
Laborers International Union of North America District Council of Chicago, International Union of Operating Engineers, Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters
LIUNA, IUOE, UBC
7-1-10
7-19-10
15,000
180,000

New York Shipping Association/New Jersey

NY, NJ
New York City area
Private Industry
488310
International Longshoreman's Association
ILA
9-28-10
9-29-10
4,500
9,000

Hilton Hotels Hawaiian Village Beach Resort and Spa

HI
Honolulu
Private Industry
721110
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
5
10-14-10
10-18-10
1,500
4,500

HCA Corporation, Riverside Community Hospital and West Hills Hospital and Medical Center

CA
Riverside and West Hills
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
121RN
12-23-10
12-28-10
1,100
2,200

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center

CA
Los Angeles
Private Industry
622110
National Union of Health Care Workers
3-2-11
3-2-11
1,000
1,000

Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric, Hawaii Electric Light Company

HI
Statewide
Private Industry
221112
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
IBEW
1260
3-4-11
3-7-11
1,300
2,600

Washington Hospital Center

DC
Washington
Private Industry
622110
National Nurses United
NNU
3-4-11
3-8-11
1,100
3,300

National Football League

Nationwide
Private Industry
711211
National Football League Players Association
NFLPA
3-12-11
7-25-11
1,900
178,600

Plumbing and Piping Industry Council Inc. dba Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors Association

OR
Tualatin
Private Industry
238220
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters
UA
290
4-11-11
4-25-11
1,500
16,500

General Building Contractors Association

PA, DE
Philadelphia and Delaware areas
Private Industry
236220
Metropolitan Regional Council of Carpenters of Philadelphia and Vicinity Council
5-4-11
5-12-11
3,000
21,000

Interior Finish Contractors Association

PA
Philadelphia
Private Industry
236220
Metropolitan Regional Council of Carpenters of Philadelphia and Vicinity Council
5-4-11
5-12-11
2,500
17,500

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center

CA
Los Angeles
Private Industry
622110
National Union of Healthcare Workers
5-18-11
5-18-11
2,000
2,000

Mason Contractors Association

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
238140
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
BAC
1
Bricklayers
6-1-11
7-20-11
1,000
35,000

Mechanical Contractors Association

MO
Kansas City
Private Industry
238220
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters
UA
533
Pipefitters
6-1-11
6-8-11
1,500
9,000

Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors' Association of Milwaukee

WI
Milwaukee
Private Industry
238220
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters
UA
601
6-30-11
7-22-11
2,500
40,000

American Crystal Sugar Company

MN, IA, ND
Multiple States
Private Industry
311313
Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union
BCTGM
8-1-11
12-1-12
1,300
136,500
The number of workers participating in the work stoppage dropped below 1,000 in December 2012.

Verizon Communications

East Coast States
Multiple States
Private Industry
517110
Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
CWA, IBEW
8-7-11
8-20-11
45,000
450,000

Hyatt Hotels

IL, CA, HI
Multiple States
Private Industry
721110
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
1,2,5,11
9-8-11
9-14-11
3,000
15,000

City of Tacoma

WA
Tacoma
Local Government
611110
Tacoma Teachers Association
9-13-11
9-22-11
1,900
15,200

Sutter Hospitals, Kaiser Permanente Hospitals, Children's Hospital and Research Center

CA
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association / National Nurses United, National Union of Healthcare Workers and International Union of Operating Engineers
CNA, NUHW, IUOE
IUOE 39
9-22-11
9-22-11
29,000
29,000

Sutter Hospitals, Children's Hospital and Research Center

CA
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association, National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
9-23-11
9-26-11
6,000
12,000

Cooper Tire and Rubber Company

OH
Findlay
Private Industry
326211
United Steelworkers
USW
207L
11-28-11
2-27-12
1,000
62,000

Sutter Hospitals, Memorial Care Hospitals

CA
Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association, National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
12-22-11
12-23-11
6,000
12,000

Kaiser Permanente Hospitals

CA
Statewide
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association, National Union of Healthcare Workers, International Union of Operating Engineers (Stationary Engineers)
CNA, NNU, IUOE
IUOE 39
1-31-12
1-31-12
21,000
21,000

Riverside County Regional Medical Center

CA
Riverside
Local Government
622110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
721
1-31-12
1-31-12
5,600
5,600

Rockford School District 205

IL
Rockford
Local Government
611110
Rockford Education Association
3-29-12
3-30-12
1,900
3,800

Lockheed Martin Corporation

TX
Fort Worth
Private Industry
336411
International Association of Machinists
IAM
776
4-23-12
6-28-12
3,600
172,800

Sutter Health Hospitals

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
5-1-12
5-5-12
4,500
18,000

AT&T, Inc.

CA, NV
Multiple States
Private Industry
517110
Communications Workers of America
CWA
6-8-12
6-8-12
14,000
14,000

Sutter Health Hospitals

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
6-13-12
6-17-12
4,500
13,500

Consolidated Edison

NY
New York City and Westchester County
Private Industry
221122
Utility Workers of America
UWA
1-2
7-1-12
7-26-12
8,000
144,000

Sutter Health Hospitals

CA
Alameda and San Mateo Counties
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
7-3-12
7-7-12
3,700
11,100

AT&T, Inc.

CA, CT, NV
Multiple States
Private Industry
517110
Communications Workers of America
CWA
8-7-12
8-8-12
21,200
42,400

City of Chicago Public School District 299

IL
Chicago
Local Government
611110
Chicago Teachers Union
CTU
9-10-12
9-18-12
26,500
185,500

Sutter Health Hospitals

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
11-1-12
11-5-12
3,300
9,900

Raley's, Nob Hill Stores

CA, NV
Northern CA and Northern NV areas
Private Industry
445110
United Food and Commercial Workers Union
UFCWU
11-4-12
11-13-12
7,400
44,400

Hostess Brands

Nationwide
Private Industry
311812
Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers, and Grain Millers International Union
BCTGM
11-9-12
11-21-12
5,000
40,000

Sutter Health Hospitals and Hospital Corporation of America

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
11-20-12
11-24-12
5,000
15,000

Pacific Maritime Association

CA
Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach
Private Industry
488310
International Longshore and Warehouse Union
ILWU
63A (Office Clerical Unit)
11-27-12
12-4-12
5,500
33,000

Community Unit School District 300

IL
Carpentersville
Local Government
611110
Local Education Association of District 300
LEAD
12-4-12
12-4-12
1,300
1,300

Goodman Manufacturing Company

TN
Fayetteville
Private Industry
333415
International Association of Machinists
IAM
2385
12-9-12
12-13-12
1,100
4,400

Sutter Health Hospitals and Hospital Corporation of America

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
12-24-12
12-24-12
5,000
5,000

New York City Public Schools

NY
New York
Local Government
611110
Amalgamated Transit Union
ATU
1181
1-16-13
2-15-13
8,000
176,000

G4S, Allied Barton, Securitas, Viking Security, ABM Security, and Whelan Security

MN
Minneapolis - St. Paul
Private Industry
561612
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
26 (Security Guards)
2-27-13
2-27-13
2,000
2,000

Sheet Metal Contractors Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity

PA, NJ
Philadelphia Metropolitan Area
Private Industry
236220
Sheet Metal Workers Union
SMWU
19
5-1-13
5-2-13
1,300
2,600

Sutter Health Hospitals, Hospital Corporation of America

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association, National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
5-17-13
5-24-13
4,200
25,200

University of California Medical Centers

CA
Sacramento, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Irvine, and San Diego
State Government
622110
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, University Professional and Technical Employees Union
AFSCME, UPTEU
AFSCM 3299
5-21-13
5-22-13
18,800
34,300
3,300 members of the University Professional and Technical Employees Union participated in the strike for only one day on May 21, 2013.

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Local Government
485112
Service Employees International Union, Amalgamated Transit Union
SEIU, ATU
SEIU 1021, ATU 1555
7-1-13
7-5-13
2,400
9,600

City of Oakland

CA
Oakland
Local Government
921110
International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers
IFPTE
21
7-1-13
7-1-13
2,500
2,500

Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.

TX
Hurst
Private Industry
336411
United Automobile Workers
UAW
218
9-6-13
9-6-13
2,600
2,600

Los Angeles County, CA

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
921110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
721
10-1-13
10-1-13
2,500
2,500

Steamship Trade Association of Baltimore, Maryland Port Administration

MD
Baltimore
Private Industry
488310
International Longshoremen's Association
ILA
333
10-16-13
10-18-13
2,000
6,000

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)

CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Local Government
485112
Service Employees International Union, Amalgamated Transit Union
SEIU, ATU
SEIU 1021, ATU 1555
10-18-13
10-21-13
2,300
4,600

Will County

IL
Joliet
Local Government
921110
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees
AFSCME
1028
11-18-13
12-4-13
1,000
12,000

University of California Medical Centers

CA
Statewide
State Government
622110
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, UC Student-Workers
AFSCME, UCSW
AFSCME 3299
11-20-13
11-20-13
2,100
2,100

Los Angeles County

CA
Los Angeles County
Local Government
624110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
721
Social Workers
12-5-13
12-10-13
1,700
6,800

Deaconess Medical Center, Valley Hospital

WA
Spokane
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1199NW
Health care workers
12-4-13
12-4-13
1,100
1,100

University of Illinois at Chicago

IL
Chicago
State Government
611310
UIC United Faculty
UICUF
6456
2-18-14
2-19-14
1,100
2,200

Johns Hopkins Hospital

MD
Baltimore
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union/United Health Care Workers East
SEIU
1199
4-9-14
4-11-14
2,000
6,000

Army Fleet Support, LLC

AL
Fort Rucker
Private Industry
488190
International Association of Machinists
IAM
2003
4-28-14
5-4-14
3,000
15,000

Queen of the Valley Medical Center, Sutter Tracy Community Hospital, Watsonville, Community Hospital

CA
Central
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association and National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
8-14-14
8-15-14
1,000
1,000

Zodiac Seats US

TX
Gainesville
Private Industry
336360
United Brotherhood of Teamsters
UBT
767
9-23-14
10-25-14
1,300
29,900

Waukegan School District 60

IL
Waukegan
Local Government
611110
Lake County Federation of Teachers
LCFT
504
10-2-14
10-30-14
1,200
24,000

Fairpoint Communications

ME, NH, VT
Multiple States in New England
Private Industry
517110
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Communications Workers of America
IBEW, CWA
IBEW 2320, 2326, 2327, and CWA 1400
10-17-14
2-19-15
1,700
142,800

Kaiser Permanente Hospitals (CA), Sutter Hospitals (CA), Providence Hospital (DC)

CA, DC
Multiple States
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association and National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
11-11-14
11-12-14
19,000
19,000

St. Joseph Medical Center, St. Clare Hospital

WA
Tacoma, Lakewood
Private Industry
622110
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1199NW
11-18-14
11-19-14
1,100
1,100

SFO Airport Restaurant Employer Council

CA
San Francisco International Airport
Private Industry
722510
United Needletrades Industrial, and Textile Employees-Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees
UNITE HERE
2
12-11-14
12-12-14
1,000
2,000

Medstar Washington Hospital Center

DC
Washington
Private Industry
622110
National Nurses United
NNU
12-22-14
12-31-14
1,900
13,300

Kaiser Permanente Hospitals

CA
Statewide
Private Industry
62210
National Union of Healthcare Workers
1-12-15
1-19-15
3,500
17,500

Royal Dutch Shell Oil and Other Refineries

CA,IN,KY,LA,OH,TX,WA
Private Industry
211111
United Steelworkers Union
USS
2-1-15
6-23-15
6,600
322,100
Royal Dutch Shell Oil Company initially represented other organizations involved in the work stoppage including Exxon Mobil, BP PLC, Chevron, Motiva Enterprises, LyondellBassell, Tesoro, and Marathon Oil. On 2/1/2015 the work stoppage involved 3,800 workers. An additional 1,400 workers joined the work stoppage on 2/7/2015. Another 1,400 workers joined the work stoppage on 2/21/2015.As of 3/13/15, 3,000 workers from BP, Marathon and Lyondell Basell facilities in Indiana, Texas, and Ohio were still involved in the work stoppage.125 workers at LyondellBasell returned to work May 8, 2015. Some 600 workers at Marathon Oil returned to work on May 11, 2015. Additionally, 1,100 workers at BP's Whiting Indiana location returned to work on May 18, 2015.

Washington State Legislature

WA
Statewide
State Government
611110
Washington Education Association
4-22-15
6-3-15
16,900
16,900
Work stoppage exceeded 1,000 workers on 7 separate days from April 22nd 2015 through June 3rd 2015. The work stoppage involved various locations statewide for one day each. The number of workers and days idle have been combined.

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, Mills-Peninsula Health Services (Sutter), Sutter Tracy Community Hospital, Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Sutter Santa Rosa Medical Center

CA
Central CA
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNN
4-30-15
5-5-15
1,700
5,100

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated

OH,PA,WV
Private Industry
331110
United Steelworkers Union
USS
8-15-15
2-22-16
2,200
281,600

Consolidated Nuclear Security

TX
Amarillo
Private Industry
325180
Amarillo Metal Trades Council OPEIU
OPEIU
306
8-29-15
10-3-15
1,200
28,800

Pasco School District

WA
Pasco
Local Government
611110
Pasco Association of Educators
9-1-15
9-13-15
1,100
8,800

Seattle School District

WA
Seattle
Local Government
611111
Seattle Education Association
9-9-15
9-15-15
5,000
25,000

Kohler Company

WI
Sheboygan
Private Industry
332913
United Auto Workers International Union
UAW
833
11-15-15
12-15-15
2,100
44,100

Solano County Municipal Government

CA
Solano County
Local Government
921110
Solano County Municipal Government Employees
SEIU
1021
11-17-15
11-18-15
1,800
3,600

Sonoma County Municipal Government

CA
Sonoma County
Local Government
921111
Sonoma County Municipal Government Employees
SEIU
1021
11-17-15
11-17-15
2,000
2,000

Nexteer Automotive

MI
Buena Vista
Private Industry
336330
United Auto Workers International Union
UAW
699
12-8-15
12-8-15
3,200
3,200

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated

OH, PA, WV
Multiple States
(Private Industry)
331110
United Steelworkers Union
USW
8-15-15
2-22-16
2,200
74,800

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, New York Shipping Association

NY, NJ
Multiple States
Local Government
488310
NJ, NY, International Association of Longshoremen
ILA
1-29-16
1-29-16
1,000
1,000

Minneapolis-St. Paul Contract Cleaners Association

MN
Minneapolis- St. Paul
Private Industry
561720
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
26
2-17-16
2-18-16
4,200
4,200

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center

CA
Los Angeles
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association
CNA
3-15-16
3-22-16
1,200
6,000

City of Chicago Public School District

IL
Chicago
Local Government
611110
Chicago Teachers Union
CTU
4-1-16
4-1-16
27,000
27,000

Verizon Communications Inc.

East Coast States
Private Industry
517110
Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
CWA, IBEW
4-13-16
5-1-16
36,500
730,000

Detroit Public Schools

MI
Detroit
Local Government
611110
Detroit Federation of Teachers
DFT
5-2-16
5-3-16
1,500
3,000

AT&T Inc.

CA
San Diego
Private Industry
517110
Communication Workers of America
CWA
9509
5-19-16
5-25-16
1,700
6,800

Allina Health

MN
Minneapolis- St. Paul
Private Industry
622110
Minnesota Nurses Association/National Nurses United
MNA, NNU
6-19-16
6-26-16
4,800
24,000

Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Hospital Center

CA
Los Angeles
Private Industry
622110
California Nurses Association/National Nurses United
CNA, NNU
6-23-16
6-26-16
1,300
2,600

San Joaquin County

CA
San Joaquin County
Local Government
921100
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1021
7-5-16
7-7-16
2,600
7,800

Painting and Decorating Foundation

MO
St. Louis
Private Industry
238320
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
IUPAT
District Council 58
9-1-16
10-2-16
1,400
4,200

Allina Health

MN
Minneapolis- St. Paul
Private Industry
622110
Minnesota Nurses Association/National Nurses United
MNA, NNU
9-5-16
10-13-16
4,800
129,600

Contra Costa County

CA
Contra Costa County
Local Government
921100
Service Employees International Union
SEIU
1021
9-30-16
10-7-16
1,100
6,600

Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education

PA
Statewide
State Government
611310
The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties
APSCUF
10-19-16
10-21-16
5,100
15,300

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

PA
Philadelphia
Local Government
485111
Transport Workers Union
TWU
234
11-1-16
11-7-16
5,200
2,6000

Footnotes:

(1) NAICS (North American Industry Classification System) Code were assigned from 1993-2001 using 2012 NAICS, 2002 NAICS were assigned from 2002-2007, 2007 NAICS were assigned from 2008-2011, and 2012-present work stoppages were assigned using the 2012 NAICS.

(2) The BLS rounds figures to the nearest 100. Companies and unions may have rounded the figures before providing BLS the data.

(3) Cumulative days idle is measured by multiplying the cumulative number of lost workdays by the number of workers involved in the work stoppage.

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