Strike Settled — 17,000 AT&T Workers in California and Nevada
March 23, 2017
17,000 AT&T Workers in California, Nevada Settle Strike
Agreement Ends Grievance Strike and Forces AT&T to Assign Properly Trained Staff to Job Sites
CALIFORNIA, NEVADA — Seventeen thousand AT&T technicians and call center staff in California and Nevada will return to work Thursday after walking off the job Wednesday morning in protest of the company’s actions in changing working conditions in violation of federal law.
In an agreement reached late Wednesday night between the workers’ union, the Communications Workers of America, and AT&T leadership, the company will no longer require technicians to perform work assignments outside of their expertise and classification. Read more…