Work Stoppages

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

Asarco, Inc.(Tucson, AZ)United Steelworkers of America, Locals 915, 5252, 88601, 88602
Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers, Local 75

212231
6-30-05
(4)
1,500
31,500
89,100

The Boeing Company (Puget Sound Area; Portland, OR; Wichita, KS)International Association of Machinists
District 751

336411
9-2-05
9-30-05
18,300
366,000
366,000

Northwest Airlines Corp. (Eagan, MN)Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association, Ind.

481111
8-20-05
(4)
4,200
88,200
121,800

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

331310
11-22-04
(4)
1,300
27,300
277,400

Stoppages beginning in month: 1

18,300
366,000

Stoppages in effect in month: 4

25,300
513,000

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

2005 Work Stoppages Tables:

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Last Modified Date: July 1, 2008

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