This has been a busy week for warehouse workers across the country. In Southern California Warehouse Workers United reported that workers decided to strike to protest retaliation & ULP’s by NFI and Warestaff. Click here to read the full story.
In order to draw attention to their struggles warehousWe workers launched the WalMarch, a 50-mile, 6-day pilgrimage from Southern California’s Inland Empire to Downtown Los Angeles. Workers left Ontario today (9/13/12) and will arrive in rally in downtown Los Angeles later this week holding rallies in various cities across the San Gabriel Valley. Check the WWU website for more info (http://www.warehouseworkersunited.org/)
In Illinois Warehouse Workers For Justice (WWJ) helped workers file a lawsuit against Roadlink Workforce Solutions for various labor violations including not paying overtime, operating under unsafe work conditions. For the full article please click here.
Be sure to check the WWJ Facebook page for more updates.