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Table 2. Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers beginning in 2013


          Table 2. Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers beginning in 2013
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                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
                                                            | Industry | Beginning|  Ending  | Number of|          
                       Organizations involved,              |  code(1) |   date   |   date   |workers(2)| Days idle
                         location, and sector               |          |          |          |          |          
          _________________________________________________________________________________________________________

                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          New York City Public Schools                      |          |          |          |          |          
            New York, NY                                    |          |          |          |          |          
            Amalgamated Transit Union                       |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1181                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  611110  | 1/16/13  | 2/15/13  |   8,000  |  176,000 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          G4S, Allied Barton, Securitas, Viking Security,   |          |          |          |          |          
            ABM Security, and Whelan Security               |          |          |          |          |          
            Minneapolis - St. Paul, MN                      |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 26, Security Guards                       |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  561612  | 2/27/13  | 2/27/13  |   2,000  |    2,000 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Sheet Metal Contractors Association               |          |          |          |          |          
            of Philadelphia and Vicinity                    |          |          |          |          |          
            Philadelphia Metropolitan Area, PA, NJ          |          |          |          |          |          
            Sheet Metal Workers Union                       |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 19                                        |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  236220  |  5/1/13  |  5/2/13  |   1,300  |    2,600 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Sutter Health Hospitals                           |          |          |          |          |          
            Hospital Corporation of America                 |          |          |          |          |          
            San Francisco Bay Area, CA                      |          |          |          |          |          
            California Nurses Association                   |          |          |          |          |          
            National Nurses United                          |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  622110  | 5/17/13  | 5/24/13  |   4,200  |   25,200 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          University of California Medical Centers          |          |          |          |          |          
            Sacramento, San Francisco, Los Angeles,         |          |          |          |          |          
            Irvine and San Diego, CA                        |          |          |          |          |          
            American Federation of State, County,           |          |          |          |          |          
            and Municipal Employees                         |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 3299, (3)University Professional,         |          |          |          |          |          
            and Technical Employees Union                   |          |          |          |          |          
            (State Government)..............................|  622110  | 5/21/13  | 5/22/13  |  18,800  |   34,300 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)                     |          |          |          |          |          
            San Francisco Bay Area, CA                      |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1021                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            Amalgamated Transit Union                       |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1555                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  485112  |  7/1/13  |  7/5/13  |   2,400  |    9,600 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          City of Oakland                                   |          |          |          |          |          
            Oakland, CA                                     |          |          |          |          |          
            International Federation of Professional        |          |          |          |          |          
            and Technical Engineers                         |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 21                                        |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  921110  |  7/1/13  |  7/1/13  |   2,500  |    2,500 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.                     |          |          |          |          |          
            Hurst, TX                                       |          |          |          |          |          
            United Auto Workers                             |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 218                                       |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  336411  |  9/6/13  |  9/6/13  |   2,600  |    2,600 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Los Angeles County, CA                            |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 721                                       |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  921110  | 10/1/13  | 10/1/13  |   2,500  |    2,500 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Steamship Trade Association of Baltimore          |          |          |          |          |          
            Maryland Port Administration                    |          |          |          |          |          
            Baltimore, MD                                   |          |          |          |          |          
            International Longshoremen's Association        |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 333                                       |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  488310  | 10/16/13 | 10/18/13 |   2,000  |    6,000 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)                     |          |          |          |          |          
            San Francisco Bay Area, CA                      |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1021                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            Amalgamated Transit Union                       |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1555                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  485112  | 10/18/13 | 10/21/13 |   2,300  |    4,600 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Will County                                       |          |          |          |          |          
            Joliet, IL                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            American Federation of State, County,           |          |          |          |          |          
            and Municipal Employees                         |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1028                                      |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  921110  | 11/18/13 | 12/4/13  |   1,000  |   12,000 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          University of California Medical Centers          |          |          |          |          |          
            Statewide, CA                                   |          |          |          |          |          
            American Federation of State, County,           |          |          |          |          |          
            and Municipal Employees                         |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 3299, UC Student-Workers                  |          |          |          |          |          
            (State Government)..............................|  622110  | 11/20/13 | 11/20/13 |   2,100  |    2,100 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Deaconess Medical Center, Valley Hospital         |          |          |          |          |          
            Spokane, WA                                     |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 1199NW Healthcare                         |          |          |          |          |          
            (Private Industry)..............................|  622110  | 12/4/13  | 12/4/13  |   1,100  |    1,100 
                                                            |          |          |          |          |          
          Los Angeles County, CA                            |          |          |          |          |          
            Service Employees International Union           |          |          |          |          |          
            Local 721 Social Workers                        |          |          |          |          |          
            (Local Government)..............................|  624110  | 12/5/13  | 12/10/13 |   1,700  |    6,800 
          _________________________________________________________________________________________________________

            1 Industry code is from the 2012 NAICS (North American Industry Classification System). 
            2 The number of workers involved is rounded to the nearest 100. 
            3 3,300 members of the University Professional and Technical Employees Union participated in the strike
          for one day only on May 21, 2013.

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Last Modified Date: February 12, 2014
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