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Work Stoppages
Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, June 2018
Organizations involved and location Industry Industry code (1) Beginning date Ending date Number of lost workdays this month (2) Number of lost workdays, cumulative for this work stoppage (3) Number of workers (4) Days idle this month (5) Days idle, cumulative for this work stoppage (6)

Charter Communications,
NY, NJ,
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3,
(Private Industry)

Wired Telecommunications Carriers
517311
3/28/17
21
318
1,800
37,800
572,400

AT&T, Inc.,
IL, IN, MI, OH, WI,
Communications Workers of America, District 4
(Private Industry) (8)

Wired Telecommunications Carriers
517311
6/1/18
6/5/18
3
3
9,700
29,100
29,100

National Grid,
MA,
United Steelworkers, Local 12003 and 12012,
(Private Industry)

Natural Gas Distribution
221210
6/25/18
5
5
1,200
6,000
6,000

Stoppages beginning in month:

2
10,900
35,100

Stoppages in effect in month:   

3
12,700
72,900

Footnotes:
(1) Industry code is from the 2017 NAICS (North American Industry Classification System).
(2) The length of the work stoppage during the month as measured in weekdays, Monday through Friday, excluding weekends and Federal holidays.
(3) The cumulative length of the work stoppage as measured in weekdays, Monday through Friday, excluding weekends and Federal holidays.
(4) The BLS rounds figures to the nearest 100. Companies and unions may have rounded the figures before providing BLS the data.
(5) Days idle during this month is measured by multiplying the number of lost workdays this month by the number of workers involved in the work stoppage.
(6) Cumulative days idle is measured by multiplying the cumulative number of lost workdays by the number of workers involved in the work stoppage.
(7) Ongoing work stoppage.
(8) Work stoppage began on May 31st, but it could not be determined if criteria for inclusion (full shift and 1,000 or more workers) was met on May 31st.

 

Access the following tables containing data on work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers:

  • Detailed monthly listing, 2021 (XLSX)

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Last Modified Date: February 18, 2021