Work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers, September 2011
Organizations involved and location Industry code (1) Beginning date Ending date Number of lost workdays Number of workers (4) Days idle
This month (2) Cumulative for this work stoppage (3) This month (5) Cumulative for this work stoppage (6)

American Crystal Sugar Company,
MN, IA, ND,
Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers, Sugar Council
(Private Industry)

311313
8/1/2011
(7)
21
44
1,300
27,300
57,200

Hyatt Hotels,
IL,CA, HI,
UNITE-HERE Locals 1,2,5,11
(Private Industry)

721110
9/8/2011
9/14/2011
5
5
3,000
15,000
15,000

City of Tacoma,
Tacoma, WA,
Tacoma Teachers Association
(Local Government)

611110
9/13/2011
9/22/2011
8
8
1,900
15,200
15,200

Sutter Hospitals, Kaiser Permanente Hospitals, Children's Hospital and Research Center,
CA,
California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, National Union of Healthcare Workers, International Union of Operating Engineers Local 39
(Private Industry)

622110
9/22/2011
9/22/2011
1
1
29,000
29,000
29,000

Sutter Hospitals, Children's Hospital and Research Center,
CA,
California Nurses Association/National Nurses United
(Private Industry)

622110
9/23/2011
9/26/2011
2
2
6,000
12,000
12,000

Stoppages beginning in month: 4

39,900
71,200

Stoppages in effect in month:   5

41,200
98,500

Footnotes:
(1) Industry code is from the 2007 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.

 

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Last Modified Date: February 8, 2012