Plant closings

a selected bibliography of materials published through 1985
  • 206 Pages
  • 3.55 MB
  • English
Martin P. Catherwood Library, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University , Ithaca, N.Y
Plant shutdowns -- United States -- Bibliography., Manpower policy -- United States -- Bibliogr


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Statementcompiled by Harold E. Way and Carla M. Weiss.
ContributionsWeiss, Carla M., 1951-, Martin P. Catherwood Library.
LC ClassificationsZ7164.U56 W39 1988, HD5708.55.U6 W39 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2401542M
LC Control Number87031762

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In Januaryhuman resources manager Louise Moser Illes was notified, along with nine hundred co-workersCited by: Apr 18,  · My takeaways from the book are: 1. Plant closings book closings create an economic cataclysm that is always worse than anticipated.

They take down the component feeder factories that supply parts to the big plant. They destroy many small businesses that provided contracted services to the closed by: 9. The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) protects workers, their families, and communities by requiring employers with or more employees (generally not counting those who have worked less than six months in the last 12 months and those who work an average of less than 20 hours a week) to provide at least 60 calendar days advance written notice of a plant closing and.

Plant closing checklist: a guide to best practice United States. Dept. of Labor. Bureau of Labor-Management Relations and Cooperative Programs Snippet view - Janesville was devastated by the closing of the General Motors plant in December Amy Goldstein's book takes us through the five years following the plant closure.

Janesville survived the loss of the plant and all of the supporting industries but it never finally recovered/5(). Apr 19,  · In ‘Janesville,’ When the G.M. Plant Closed, Havoc Followed. By Jennifer Senior. reaction that something so calamitous as a plant closing can effect.

sheet in the front of the book. May 26,  · LSC Communications is closing its ,sq.-ft. book manufacturing facility in Salem, Va., and laying off workers employed Mark Michelson. At most, plant closing laws can provide some income between jobs for employees of companies that fail to provide a warning that they’re going to make a mass staff cut—and some punishments that might persuade a company that does not comply with the advance notice requirements of the plant closing laws not to repeat that behavior.

The law also covers staged plant closings or layoffs, which are defined the same as above but occur in stages over a period of 90 days. This rule is intended to prevent employers from getting around the law's requirements by conducting a series of smaller layoffs.

There are. Nov 03,  · In the wake of disappointing financial results, Sussex-based Quad/Graphics Inc.

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said Tuesday it will begin closing plants and taking other steps to cut $ Plant closings book in () Plant Closing Checklist: A Guide to Best Practice U.S. Department of Labor, Labor-Management Services Administration, Division of Cooperative Labor-Management Programs, - Employees.

Jan 01,  · Enjoyed the idea of this book (and still do), but it really should be one year in a "closed" auto supply plant. Having grown up in Janesville, WI, home of the GM Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon, I am well acquainted with what it an automobile plant can mean to a town/5.

the plant closing, often a healthy sign of growth and change, has become a symptom of a stagnant economy; measures designed to ameliorate the negative impact of plant closures have become less and less well adapted to that end.

Plant closings have a widespread rippling effect, and par. Browsing Titles: "Plant closing checklist: a guide to best practice." Plant closings, workers' rights, and the WARN Act's 20th anniversary: hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, on examining plant closings, focusing on workers' rights and the.

Operated as GM plant from tothen became the site of NUMMI, GM's joint venture with Toyota and the only major auto assembly plant remaining in California. Closed April 1,partially reopening as the Tesla Factory, an automobile assembly plant for Tesla Motors. General Motors. Plant closing checklist: a guide to best practice.

Author United States. Dept. of Labor. Bureau of Labor-Management Relations and Cooperative Programs. The workers are employed at a Quad/Graphics printing plant and local news station ABC 16 says factory leaders announced last week that the location will close in June.

The reason is the company, based in Sussex, WI, has found itself with excess capacity for a product that is becoming more and more outdated – the phone book. LSC Communications company profile. Messages relating to layoffs at LSC Communications are presented below the company info.

Apr 27,  · Exploring Human Consequences Of GM Plant Closure In Janesville. and it's the human consequences that are the focus of a new book by Amy Goldstein, there was the blow of the plant closing, and there was the blow of the plant not reopening.

Workers Attend Blackhawk Technical College For Retraining. Jan 25,  · On Tuesday, LSC Communications informed the workers at its Lynchburg, Va., printing plant that it intends to permanently close the facility by June This may be a Author: Mark Michelson.

It’s happened the announcement that a major portion of your facility is being closed for the foreseeable future. What do you do next. Accept the news that your plant is facing an impending plant shutdown. It is not necessarily a “knockout” for the plant or your career.

Remember, in the Author: Bernie Price. A Roanoke County printing plant will close in July and lay off workers, will begin closing its book-printing plant in the county’s ValleyTech Park on July 23, according to a letter sent.

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[United States. Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor-Management Relations and Cooperative Programs.;]. Nov 26,  · GM's Hamtramck plant closing reopens old controversy in Detroit. With the GM plant slated for closing, it's fair to ask if it was worth wiping out a neighborhood to build it.

Never view such projects as simply picking up processes in plant A and setting them down in plant B, although this is often what happens. Adding to the project complexity is the fact that, in a multi-plant environment, you can't simply focus on one plant because there are complex relationships and dependencies among the various plants.

Dec 01,  · Ho said the plant at County St., located on Route near the onramp for Route 24, specialized in assembling traditional reading books. She said the company is also closing. Jan 31,  · Kimberly-Clark closing 2 Wisconsin plants, cutting jobs. Kimberly-Clark plans to close the Neenah Cold Spring facility and the Neenah Nonwovens facility.

There had already been production pauses because of part shortages between – On 3 May GM announced the total closure of the plant and sold the leftover assets to the Venezuelan government.

The plant halted all of its operations of manufacturing vehicles and now only retains the GM brands representation. L: Van Nuys Assembly. Nov 27,  · As the Detroit News recounted inbyauto plants were beginning to close in the region.

The GM plant in the Poletown area was designed to replace an. Reactors Are Closing. There are currently 96 commercial nuclear power reactors licensed to operate in the United States.

Even though the large majority of these nuclear power stations have received a year operating license extension (and some have even applied for an additional year extension on top of that!), thankfully, record-breaking numbers of atomic reactors are permanently closing.

Plant Closings. The Problem and Current Policy. In the 25 years immediately following World War n, the United States economy experienced moderate industrial and regional restructuring.

The decline of the manufacturing sector and the movement of capital and population .Sep 19,  · The famous Three Mile Island nuclear plant is closing. By Taylor Romine, CNN. Updated PM ET, Thu September 19, Chat with us in Facebook Messenger.

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