Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Refusing Overtime

Industries/companies that don't hire enough workerss (common, for various reasons) leave themselves open to non-strike worker actions which.
Labor Notes reports on autoworkers’ strategy of “Eight and Skate,” which means working their shifts and then refusing voluntary overtime, which is routinely offered by the Big Three. Working your shift and then leaving work (in other words, doing exactly what it is you were hired to do) shouldn’t really be debilitating to the employer. In this case, it is.