Archive for October, 2010

Genesys Workers Win Contract Victory!

Friday, October 15th, 2010

There is good news in Flint, Michigan today. The members of Teamsters Local 332 who work as LPNs, technicians, paramedics and EMTs at Genesys Regional Medical Center voted to ratify their new contract.

Despite almost a year of union-busting tactics by this Ascension Health subsidiary, and after Genesys walked away from the bargaining table and forced its own contract on these health care workers, the members and officers of Teamsters Local 332 in Flint, MI kept up the pressure, rallied community support, and were able force the hospital to come back to the bargaining table and negotiate a fair contract.

You can read the full story here.