Work Stoppages

Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, November 2006
Organizations involved and location Industry code (1) Beginning date Ending date Number of workers (2) Days idle this month Days idle, cumulative

Northwest Airlines Corp. (National)Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association
(Private Industry)

481111
8-20-05
11-6-06
3,000
12,000
1,183,800

AK Steel Corp. (Middletown, OH)Armco Employees Independent Federation
(Private Industry)

331111
3-1-06
(3)
1,800
36,000
432,000

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (AL, NE, NY, NC, OH, KS, TN, TX, VA, and WI) United Steelworkers (Private Industry)

326210
10-6-06
(3)
12,600
252,000
466,200

ABM Janitorial Services, GCA Services Group, Sanitors Services of Texas, Pritchard Industries Southwest (Houston, TX) Service Employees International Union, Local 5 (Private Industry)

561720
10-23-06
11-20-06
1,300
16,900
26,000

Raytheon Missile Systems (Tucson, AZ) International Association of Machinists, Local 933 (Private Industry)

336414
11-6-06
(3)
1,900
32,300
32,300

Stoppages beginning in month: 1

1,900
32,300

Stoppages in effect in month: 5

20,600
349,200

Footnotes:
(1) Industry code is from the 2002 NAICS (North American Industry Classification System).
(2) The BLS rounds figures to the nearest 100. Companies and unions may have rounded the figures before providing BLS the data
(3) Ongoing work stoppage

2006 Work Stoppages Tables:

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Last Modified Date: July 1, 2008

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