Tag: 2015 Contract

UAW-FORD MEMBERS RATIFY NEW CONTRACT

Detroit, Mich. — The members have voted to ratify a new four-year collective bargaining agreement with Ford by a 51.4% majority. The results of the voting are as follows: *Production Workers: 51.3% in favor *Skilled Trades: 52.4% in favor UAW President Dennis Williams stated: “Our UAW members have ratified the national agreement after a long process and much debate. The voice of the majority has secured a strong future that will provide job security and economic stability for themselves and their families.” “There is no higher authority than the membership. Through a fair and democratic process UAW-Ford members have delivered ... Read more

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UAW, Ford Open 2015 Contract Talks

DETROIT — UAW President Dennis Williams, surrounded by UAW negotiating committee members, officially began 2015 contract negotiations with Ford Motor Co. today with a handshake with Ford’s negotiating team at the Cass Technical High School in Detroit. The current four-year labor agreement expires on Sept. 14 at midnight. UAW President Dennis Williams said the UAW is focusing on entry level jobs and legacy employees to a shared prosperity with Ford. “From the battle of the overpass to the new era of partnership, from the early days of the post-war auto boom to the phenomenal growth of Ford after the Great ... Read more

UAW, FCA US LLC Open 2015 Contract Talks

DETROIT— With a handshake UAW President Dennis Williams, FCA US CEO Sergio Marchionne and UAW negotiating committee members, officially began 2015 contract negotiations Tuesday afternoon. UAW and FCA US negotiating teams will begin contract talks. The current four-year labor agreement expireson Sept. 14 at midnight. UAW President Dennis Williams noted the importance of bridging the gap for entry level and legacy employees after the long journey FCA’s working men and women went through to help bring FCA back from financial hardship. “Sales at FCA are up and there are bright days ahead for FCA. For that, UAW members are proud,” ... Read more

UAW, GM Open 2015 Contract Talks

DETROIT — UAW President Dennis Williams, surrounded by UAW negotiating committee members and GM cars built by UAW members, officially began 2015 contract negotiations with General Motors today with a handshake with GM’s negotiating team at the UAW-GM Center for Human Resources (CHR). UAW and GM negotiating teams will conduct contract talks at the UAW-GM Center for Human Resources. The current four-year labor agreement expireson Sept. 14 at midnight. UAW President Dennis Williams noted the importance of bridging the gap for entry level and legacy employees. “We’re doing more than shaking hands today,” said Williams. “We understand the value of ... Read more