Contracts cement historic victory for nearly 40,000 wireline workers, wireless retail workers, and wireless technicians following seven-week strike
Verizon workers along the East Coast overwhelmingly voted to ratify new contracts that were negotiated following a historic 45-day strike by nearly 40,000 workers.
BACK TO WORK AGREEMENT For CWA District 1 NY and NE May 29, 2016
Employees whose tours begin Tuesday night, May 31, 2016, and extend into Wednesday, June 1, 2016, will report to work for those tours.
All other employees will return to work for their tours that are scheduled to begin Wednesday, June 1, 2016.
The CWA Bargaining Report & Summary, MOU, and Back to Work Agreement for the Verizon Contract are available in the Download section of this website you can access it by clicking:
The Memo of Understanding for the Verizon Contract can also be access by clicking the PDF here.
Union to take down pickets; company agrees to add good union jobs on the East Coast
First contract for retail wireless workers; improves workers’ overall standard of living
Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers who have been on strike since April 13 are celebrating big gains after coming to an agreement in principle with the company.